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What is the difference of cold sores and genital herpes appearance?

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In brief: Genital lesions...

...Tend to be somewhat larger; other than that, the "dew drops on a rose petal" appearance is the same.

In brief: Genital lesions...

...Tend to be somewhat larger; other than that, the "dew drops on a rose petal" appearance is the same.
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