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Oral herpes - how many people have it?

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In brief: A lot

No one knows for sure, but every person you have ever seen with a cold sore on their lips has it.
It has been estimated that the percentage of people with hsv 1 antibodies is around 80%.

In brief: A lot

No one knows for sure, but every person you have ever seen with a cold sore on their lips has it.
It has been estimated that the percentage of people with hsv 1 antibodies is around 80%.
Dr. Charles Kattuah
Dr. Charles Kattuah
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Dr. Casey Younkin
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Millions.

Oral and genital herpes are caused by a virus that is easily passed from person to person, cold sores are one result, very common.

In brief: Millions.

Oral and genital herpes are caused by a virus that is easily passed from person to person, cold sores are one result, very common.
Dr. Casey Younkin
Dr. Casey Younkin
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