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Best way to get rid of canker sores?

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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
See Dr.: These are commonly caused by the hsv-1 (virus). See a dr. For an exam and testing for the hsv-1 titer. There are some anti-viral meds that can help. Good luck.
Answered on Mar 23, 2013

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Laser treatment: The biolase laser well immediately eliminate the pain and the lesion will heal remarkably quick.
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