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cold sore


Some think the amino acid lysine helps prevent and treat cold sores. It is found naturally in legumes, meat, cheese (particularly Parmesan), and eggs.
  a small blister (or group of blisters) on or around the lips caused by the herpes simplex virus (typically type 1 (HSV-1))
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Cold sores usually heal in about a week. They are sometimes called fever blisters.
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  • Some think the amino acid lysine helps prevent and treat cold sores. It is found naturally in legumes, meat, cheese (particularly Parmesan), and eggs.
  • But he was grinning at me, his tongue on his cold sore, his hand rising again.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • What I mean is, it sounds like the first manifestation of a cold sore.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • And thatů" Mother frowns, peering closer at the cold sore.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help

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  • A cold sore.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
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Associated words [difficulty]:   cold sore [9] , canker sore [9] , plaque [2] , tartar [5] , herpes simplex [8] , canker sore [9]
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