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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can an oral infection cause a herpes test to be positive? can the oral infection be found in the urine or blood? can you get rid of an oral infection

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Dr. Steven Pohlhaus
Dentistry 33 years experience
Not Specific enough: "Oral Infection" can mean lots of things. Infections in the mouth are caused by bacteria, fungus (thrush), Viruses (herpes, etc.) . You need to be more specific and hopefully get a helpful answer.

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