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Herpes Sores Inside the mouth

I have gotten cold sores at least once every year since I was a kid, so I assume I have HSV-1 oral. I don't think I have HSV2 either oral or genital, but whenever I have dental work that distresses my gums, they get very painful blisters on them in the vicinity of the dental work. Since I have read that most always HSV-1 oral sores are on the lips or outside of the mouth, is it likely that the sores on my gums are caused by HSV-2 oral, or are they just chancre sores caused by the trauma to my mouth? I am going to get tested very soon, but I want to know if I may have been unknowingly risking infecting my partners with oral HSV2. Thank you
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Thank you very much. I will get tested this week, so I will at least know a little more than I do now. But thank you for the comments.
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it's very unlikely you have hsv2 orally.

It could be your hsv1 reoccuring from the "trauma'" of the dental work. could also be a reaction to something they are using too. discuss it with your dentist the next time you are there.  

grace
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I am pretty sure it is just canker sores from where the dentists have been working on.I get a canker sore sometimes when I go to the dentist, haha. Do you ever get them on your tongue?
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