fever blister


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fever blister

n.

fever blister

or

fever sore

n
(Pathology) another name for cold sore

fe′ver blis`ter


n.
a cold sore.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fever blister - caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1)
herpes simplex - an infection caused by the herpes simplex virus; affects the skin and nervous system; produces small temporary (but sometimes painful) blisters on the skin and mucous membranes
Translations

fever blister

n herpes m labial (form), fuego, calentura, erupción f en los labios (debida al herpes)
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So, when our neighbor had a fever blister, something I had never seen before, I was convinced it was not a very Jewish thing to walk around with.
The new Orajel Medicated Cold Sore Brush cold sore and fever blister treatment is enjoying a very successful launch as well.
They offer a wide variety of healing products, from Fever Blister Buster to Poison Ivy Relief.
With such patients, you can point out that 80% of the population is herpes simplex virus type-1 seropositive, but almost nobody ever kisses someone when they have a fever blister on their mouth, said Dr.
Reactivation of the virus in the form of a fever blister is often preceded by sun exposure, illness, or stress.
Cold sores can be a single fever blister or they can arrive in clusters.
Earlier this year Del introduced the Orajel Medicated Cold Sore Brush cold sore and fever blister treatment.
The company has recently introduced the Orajel Medicated Cold Sore Brush cold sore fever blister treatment.
As long as I take it, I do not have a fever blister.
Zilactin-L Early Relief Cold Sore Liquid treats the sore before breakout and should be applied at first sign of cold sore or fever blister
which offers a full range of lip products ranging from Natural Ice medicated balms to Lip Twirls flavored protectors, offers a cold sore and fever blister treatment product called Softlips Secret Healer.
The product is designed to be applied at the first sign of a developing cold sore or fever blister.