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Can it be that a cold sore causes someone to have swollen gums, canker sores, and causes tongue to have missing taste buds?

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Dr. Lawrence Kessler
Dentistry - Periodontics
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In brief: Cold sores

What you describe is not just the cold sore causing other oral problems but a possible systemic infection sometimes strep throat can result in all these symptoms so please see your doctor to resolve the problem.

In brief: Cold sores

What you describe is not just the cold sore causing other oral problems but a possible systemic infection sometimes strep throat can result in all these symptoms so please see your doctor to resolve the problem.
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Dr. Husam Bezreh
Dentistry - Periodontics

In brief: IT could

It could be a viral infection which, in addition to causing sores, could cause viral gum infection.

In brief: IT could

It could be a viral infection which, in addition to causing sores, could cause viral gum infection.
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Dr. Husam Bezreh
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