Can bad teeth cause a cold sore?

Answer On One Hand: A Virus Causes Cold SoresCold sores are typically a sign that the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) has been contracted. Cold sores also develop on the outside of the mouth, meaning that ba... Read More »

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Fever sore canker sore cold sore 10 points?

There are medicines like Abreva that will shorten healing time, but from my understanding it's not exactly fast, just faster.Herpes isn't curable, but if you go to the doctor there are medications ... Read More »

What could cause swollen posterior cervical lymph gland in child also complaining of needles and pins no obvious cold sore throat etc.?

The most common cause for a swollen lymph node in a child is an infection in the draining area. It need not necessarily be in the throat. Infection over the scalp can also cause this. However if it... Read More »

Can cold sore type 1 cause type 2?

On One Hand: Herpes Can SpreadHerpes simplex virus 1 is the most common cause of cold sores. Herpes simplex virus 2 is the most common cause of genital herpes. There have been incidences when HSV-1... Read More »

Is this a cold sore, canker sore, or just an irritated cut on my lip?