I am usually so careful but I touched a cold sore that only flared up today and then rubbed my eye straight away with the same finger.
My question is; how long will symptoms take to show?; what symptoms would show?; and how likely is it to turn into something more serious? it's easter here and if it is something serious how long do I have to treat it?
Ok so the cold sore has died in one area and reappeared yesterday much larger but already has a crust on it.
however I have been experiencing what i would call a "tight" sensation over my left sinus and have had a headache all day from the front of my head to the base. Is this anything I should be concerned about?
I just got a cold sore today. I put over the counter medicine on it. After that I rinsed my hands and then took my contacts out. Should I be worried about having infected my eyes? Should I go to a doctor?
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