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If you have a cold sore on your lip can you accidentally give yourself genital herpes with no sexual contact?

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Dr. Tamara Modilevsky
Internal Medicine

In brief: You can not

Cold sore on your lip is caused by a different herpes virus than the genital herpes virus.

In brief: You can not

Cold sore on your lip is caused by a different herpes virus than the genital herpes virus.
Dr. Tamara Modilevsky
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