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Eye Transfer

Can you spread herpes to eyes? I only have red bumps, and I am trying to be mindful about washing and sanitizing my hands. But I tend to keep checking the lip area and I already have dry eyes. What should I look out for? Thanks. Btw, not sure yet, but looks like mild hsv1 and I have occasional urine burning sensation. Not too bad though.
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Generally, the Herpes Zoster virus (chickenpox, shingles) would infect your eye if you had a breakout of shingles. Herpes Zoster and HSV-1 are entirely different viruses.

If you need a peace of mind, go see an ophthalmologist - an eye disease doctor.
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