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Does HSV1 cause peeling in the mouth especially on the sides of the cheeks?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Probably not herpes

Not likely. Herpes inside the mouth causes painful sores, but not peeling.
Maybe some other virus or an allergy.

In brief: Probably not herpes

Not likely. Herpes inside the mouth causes painful sores, but not peeling.
Maybe some other virus or an allergy.
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
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