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Why do some kids get a cold sore more often than other kids get them?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Nobody knows surely

Many different things influence the reappearance of herpes from its normal sites of residence.
Many of us carry it for a lifetime with minimal if any symptoms, some develop lesions when they get other infections, are stressed emotionally, are immune compromised, etc. People are different.

In brief: Nobody knows surely

Many different things influence the reappearance of herpes from its normal sites of residence.
Many of us carry it for a lifetime with minimal if any symptoms, some develop lesions when they get other infections, are stressed emotionally, are immune compromised, etc. People are different.
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