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I'm a teen and im pretty sureim scared its a cold sore?

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: See your doctor

True cold sores are usually herpes.
If you are scared see your doctor and find out. There are medicines that can help. Also lysine helps. Homeopathic rhus toxicodendron can help speed crusting over and decrease discomfort. You need education and reassurance and the best place is a personal visit with your physician.

In brief: See your doctor

True cold sores are usually herpes.
If you are scared see your doctor and find out. There are medicines that can help. Also lysine helps. Homeopathic rhus toxicodendron can help speed crusting over and decrease discomfort. You need education and reassurance and the best place is a personal visit with your physician.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: VIRUS

Cold sore in the lips is herpes simplex caused by herpes i while doun in the genitals is caused by herpes ii, totally different.

In brief: VIRUS

Cold sore in the lips is herpes simplex caused by herpes i while doun in the genitals is caused by herpes ii, totally different.
Dr. Nela Cordero
Dr. Nela Cordero
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