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 15, 2016 ... Learn about causes of cold sores (herpes simplex infection, HSV type 1),
treatment (with OTC medication, home remedies, and prescription ...
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, or cold sores.
Aug 13, 2015 ... Read about cold sores, which are caused by a viral infection that attacks the skin
and nervous system. They're small, painful, fluid-filled blisters ...
Jun 4, 2015 ... Learn all about cold sores - small sores, or blister-like lesions on the face or
inside the mouth. Find out about the causes, symptoms and ...
cold sores A cold sore is not welcome on your face, or anywhere else, for that
matter. Not only are they cosmetically unappealing, they can be downright painful
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
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, ...