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What is the cause of a fever blister?

Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, of which there are 2 different strains! again! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Anna Reply:

    Really wish you had been around when I was preangnt! I tried to get my husband to take some pics of me but he didn’t quite get it. Now there’s no getting that time back! Great pics!

  2. Lorelei Reply:

    Causes of Fever Blisters. Fever blisters are small, red sores that typically appear on the lips, outside the mouth or in the nostrils. They develop a scab after a few Source:

  3. Angelina Reply:

    Not medical advice: Cold sores, aka fever blisters, are infections caused by the herpes simplex virus.

  4. Iva Reply:

    The herpes virus causes fever blisters. Source:

  5. Miesha Reply:

    There are many strains of herpes virus, only eight of which infect humans. According to the American Social Health Association, up to 80 percent of the US adult population is infected with the herpes virus, three-quarters of whom don’t even… Source:

  6. Luna Reply:

    Fever blisters (also known as oral herpes) are caused by a virus called herpes simplex. They are very contagious and the virus is spread most commonly by kissing. Source:

  7. Latisha Reply:

    How to get rid of fever blister immediately. Swelling on lip. think its a fever blister.?

  8. Genevie Reply:

    Most people get herpes when they are little, by slobbering all over each other in day care! Herpes never completely goes away; every once in a while it reactivates into a vefer blister! STD herpes is usually a disease of people who never got herpes as small children!

  9. Porsha Reply:

    SORRY BUT YOUR WRONG A FEVER BLISTER IS NOT CAUSE BY FEVER IT IS A A fever does not cause fever blisters, just like a cold doesn't cause cold

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