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My girl friend says she has cold sores up her nose and it's

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My girl friend says she has cold sores up her nose and it's herbies and I have a slight infection on my lip from sleeping with her last nite can this be sexual wise or just cold sores like she says
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 years ago.
Hi. Cold sores are a type of herpes--HSV 1--but they aren't sexual. Most of us have been exposed to the cold sore virus but that isn't an STD
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