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If i was having a conversation with someone with a cold sore and they touched their mouth then shook my hand which had a hangnail could i contract it?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: I suppose but

That seems highly unlikely.

In brief: I suppose but

That seems highly unlikely.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice

In brief: Herpes

No. This is not likely.
But it is likely you were exposed to this type of heroes when you were young. 75% of americans have oral herpes. Most get this as children from other family members. The only way to know is with a blood test.

In brief: Herpes

No. This is not likely.
But it is likely you were exposed to this type of heroes when you were young. 75% of americans have oral herpes. Most get this as children from other family members. The only way to know is with a blood test.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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