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Symptoms of Cold sores

Symptoms of Cold sores

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Cold sores includes the 8 symptoms listed below:

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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Cold sores:

Both HSV 1 and 2 can produce sores (also called lesions) in and around the vaginal area, on the penis, around the anal opening, and on the buttocks or thighs. Occasionally, sores also appear on other parts of the body where the virus has entered through broken skin. (Source: excerpt from Genital Herpes, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Cold sores as a symptom:

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Cold sores: Onset and Incubation

Incubation period for Cold sores: up to 20 days after exposure

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Cold sores. This signs and symptoms information for Cold sores has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Cold sores signs or Cold sores symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Cold sores may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Cold sores symptoms.


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