Suffering from Cold Sores or Fever Blisters? Fever blisters and cold sores are caused by herpes simplex type I and appear as tiny fluid-filled blisters around the mouth. These lesions are very common and are painful, tingle and burn. The symptoms appear quite suddenly. It often lasts 7-10 days before resolving. The sores occur 2-20 days after contact with infected person. People can have a recurrence of these lesions in the same location or in a nearby site. The dermatology professionals at Kentucky Dermatology can effectively treat cold sores and fever blisters and can shorten the duration and painful symptoms of this viral outbreak.
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