Herpes labialis, also called cold sores among other names, is a type of herpes
simplex occurring on the lip, i.e. an infection caused by herpes simplex virus ...
Cold sores, sometimes called fever blisters, are clusters of small blisters on the
lip and outer edge of the mouth.
May 15, 2015 ... Cold sores — also called fever blisters — are a common viral infection. They are
tiny, fluid-filled blisters on and around your lips. These blisters ...
Jun 27, 2016 ... Cold sores are red, fluid-filled blisters that form near the mouth or on other areas
of the face. In rare cases, cold sores may appear on the fingers ...
Jun 4, 2015 ... Cold sores, also known as fever blisters, are small sores, or blister-like lesions on
the face or inside the mouth. They usually cause pain, ...
Jun 15, 2016 ... Learn about causes of cold sores (herpes simplex infection, HSV type 1),
treatment (with OTC medication, home remedies, and prescription ...
What Is It? Cold sores and fever blisters are caused by herpes simplex virus type
1 (HSV-1). This virus is passed from person to person by saliva (either directly, ...
About 1 in 5 people in the UK have recurring cold sores. Cold sores usually
resolve on their own without treatment in 7-10 days. Antiviral creams may help to
Everyone's cold sores can be triggered by different things. Take our quiz to help
you identify what is causing your cold sores & learn how to avoid your triggers.
Sep 22, 2016 ... Cold sores are caused by a contagious virus called herpes simplex virus (HSV).
There are two types of HSV. Type 1 usually causes oral herpes ...