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If I have cold sore on mouth, and I tuch it, then rub my eye, will I get it in eyes?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Apthous ulcers

Herpes simplex infections on the external lip can be transmitted to the eye (cornea) by direct inoculation.
Canker sores (inside) are n ot clearly due to infection.

In brief: Apthous ulcers

Herpes simplex infections on the external lip can be transmitted to the eye (cornea) by direct inoculation.
Canker sores (inside) are n ot clearly due to infection.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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