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If I have cold sores on my mouth can they spread further down into my throat?
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In brief: Unusually at 33
Herpes simplex is usual cause of cold sores.
By the 20's & 30's most have some immunity & sores stay localized. If. This is first time, called primary herpetic stomatitis then it can spread. Also suppression of immunity from drugs or disease can allow spread. See your dentist or physician for medication. Laser dentists can accelerate the healing process, especially with biolase waterlase or ezlase.

In brief: Unusually at 33
Herpes simplex is usual cause of cold sores.
By the 20's & 30's most have some immunity & sores stay localized. If. This is first time, called primary herpetic stomatitis then it can spread. Also suppression of immunity from drugs or disease can allow spread. See your dentist or physician for medication. Laser dentists can accelerate the healing process, especially with biolase waterlase or ezlase.
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
In brief: Easy to treat
Go to a health store and ask for lysine.
This is an Amino Acid and taking a regular dose prevents cold sores.

In brief: Easy to treat
Go to a health store and ask for lysine.
This is an Amino Acid and taking a regular dose prevents cold sores.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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