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A 41-year-old female asked:

Im worrying myself sick ive got a fever blister on lip ive gotten them since a child but now im worried it will go to eyes whats the chances ?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Herpes cold sore: Herpes infections which cause cold sore can also cause eye infections. Don't touch the cold sore then touch the eye. Eye herpes infections are not common, even though the lip cold sores are extremely common.

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Last updated Dec 10, 2019

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