A 18-year-old male asked:
If i have a cold sore and was drinking water and some of the water backsplashed into my eye will i get eye herpes?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
By theory it seems possible but not in reality. If that happens we will advise people not to wash their faces when they have cold sores, don't you think so?
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