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I had cold-sore..I put my finger in my mouth. Then touch my vagina .. Is it possible i will get genital heroes "as my finger was still wet " ?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
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In brief: Cold-sore

Usually the herpes virus of a cold sore (herpes 1)does not cause the herpes virus in the genital area (herpes 2).
However they both can coexist in one person.

In brief: Cold-sore

Usually the herpes virus of a cold sore (herpes 1)does not cause the herpes virus in the genital area (herpes 2).
However they both can coexist in one person.
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