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Can A Cold Sore Make Teeth Hurt
Also referred to as fever blisters, cold sores are small, painful fluid-filled blisters that are usually found around the lips. Cold sores are generally caused by the herpes simplex virus 1 which is related to herpes simplex virus 2 that causes genital herpes. Cold sores are very contagious and can be spread by mouth to mouth contact. They can spread to the genitalia and cause genital ...Read more
I've had a cold sore on my lip for 3 or 4 days. I was eating and my teeth grazed my cold sore a bit. Any chance it spreads to the inside my mouth?
I've had a cold sore (hsv1) on my lower lip for 4 days. I was eating a sandwich and my teeth slightly grazed the sore. Will it spread inside my mouth?
Misinformed?: First one cannot get get a second infection from the same virus one has already gotten. Herpes does not 'spread' or migrate. Second, having a sore does not in any way predict you are shedding virus and are even contagious. We now know that viral shedding is unpredictable and has zero correlation to having or not having sores. ...Read more
My gums are sore also the tip of my tongue and the gums appear to be red.. There is no bleeding when i brush my teeth and no ulcers or cold sore. ?
I have a cold sore on top of my lip. If i brush my teeth and used it to scrape my tongue is there a possibility of spreading the virus to my mouth right before i had the sore i might've had thrush?
Yes: Cold sores result from an infection of the herpes simplex virus. They are often very painful and can cause referred pain to different areas of the mouth, teeth and gums. You should check with your dentist to make sure it is the cold sore that is causing the tooth pain and not the tooth itself. ...Read more
My 3 year old son came out of the bathroom with my husband' s tooth brush in his mouth. My husband currently has a cold sore! can he get the virus?
I have a large cold sore, swollen glands in my neck and sever mouth/tooth pain. What is going on and what doctor do I see?
Your dentist: This could all be related to the "cold sore" but with what you are saying about the tooth pain. You could have multiple problems as in a cold sore affecting your swolen glands but it could be an abcessed tooth which is producing bacterial infection and possibly that is causing the glands to swell. Bottom line see your dentist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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