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Do only herpes 1/2 cause the regular lips cold sores?
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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics
In brief: HERPES LABIALES
Herpes simplex 1 causes cold sores in the lips .
It is a viral infection.

In brief: HERPES LABIALES
Herpes simplex 1 causes cold sores in the lips .
It is a viral infection.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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Dr. John Leander Po
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Herpes 1 (HSV-1)
Does hsv-1, 2 only cause cold sores, no- other viruses can cause them. However, hsv-1 can "regularly" cause cold sores on lips.

In brief: Herpes 1 (HSV-1)
Does hsv-1, 2 only cause cold sores, no- other viruses can cause them. However, hsv-1 can "regularly" cause cold sores on lips.
Dr. John Leander Po
Dr. John Leander Po
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