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Is it possible to have angular cheilitis and then have an outbreak of herpes simplex (cold sore) shortly after in the same area after a fever?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

But we don't know why.

In brief: Yes

But we don't know why.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

The answer is obvious since it seems to have happened.
Both of these may be the result of stress to the immune system. We do not yet fully understand the mechanisms, but the observation is correct.

In brief: Yes

The answer is obvious since it seems to have happened.
Both of these may be the result of stress to the immune system. We do not yet fully understand the mechanisms, but the observation is correct.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Milroy Samuel
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

Absolutely.

In brief: Yes

Absolutely.
Dr. Milroy Samuel
Dr. Milroy Samuel
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