Cold sores are not the same thing as canker sores. Canker sores are not contagious; cold sores are contagious.
Impetigo causes weeping sores, its the 'weeping' that is contagious. Be it via skin to skin contact, a towel or virtually anything. When the sores are fully scabbed they are not contagious, its only the liquid inside the sores that is contagious.
Cold sores are contagious.Oral herpes is contagious.yeh eial donnerfied has itFever blisters are contagious.
Cold sores are very contagious.
Chickenpox is contagious until the chickenpox blisters and sores are scabbed.
Cold sores are no longer contagious when the sores have dried and crusted completely. Until then, the herpes virus is contagious.
Nope. Cold sores are though.
Cold sores are considered to be highly contagious. In fact, the main cause of cold sores is getting it from someone else. Kissing, as well as sharing towels, eating utensils and razors are all ways to spread the cold sores.
You can get chickenpox from respiratory droplets or from touching the blisters or sores before they're scabbed over.You can get chickenpox from touching wet lesions. After the lesions have scabbed over, they are no longer contagious.
If you have the chickenpox, you should stay home until you are no longer contagious; that is, until all blisters and sores have scabbed.
Yes often they can be.
No the chances of canker sores are very less, canker sores once there are contagious though.
Yes. People are most contagious when their sores are inflamed, but it can also be spread by saliva even when sores are not seen.
If you have chickenpox, you should stay out of work until all blisters and sores have scabbed over. At that point, you are no longer contagious.
A cold sore is contagious up to about 14 days after the sore heals.Cold sores are most contagious when there is an active sore that is in the weeping stage; and it can be contagious for up to 21 days after the weeping begins.Always.There are small traces of the Herpes virus present in body fluids. Usually not enough for contagion.It is very contagious when it is inflamed. No kissing please.
Chickenpox is no longer contagious when all lesions have scabs. Scabbed lesions are not contagious.
Canker sores an cold sores are not the same thing. Oral herpes is caused by a contagious virus. Cold sores can cause a lot of discomfort or pain and they affect the out side of the mouth. Canker sores are caused by bacteria and as far as I know they are not contagious. Canker sores are raise white slightly itchy masses that occuron the inside of the mouth.
Yes, there are certain stages when they are contagious.
That depends on what is causing the lesion. One caused by an physical accident (an abrasion) is not contagious but if they are caused by pathogens (eg cold sores) then yes they are contagious.
Kissing can pass cold sores which are contagious. But cold sores are more likely to be passed when the person you're kissing has any signs of a cold sore. So if you or your partner has a cold sore then avoid kissing on the mouth until the cold sore is completely gone.
Yes herpes is contagious without the sores; but not as contagious as during an outbreak.
Chickenpox is no longer contagious after the bumps are scabbed over and dry.
If you kissed some one on the mouth while they have a cold sore (and if you don't all ready have cold sores) then you have a very high chance of getting cold sores. Cold sores are very contagious while there is any signs of a break out.
Chickenpox is no longer contagious once the lesions are scabbed over. So it is possible for spots to be visible, but to no longer be contagious.A chickenpox rash is contagious until all lesions are scabbed over. A person may no longer be contagious even if the spots are still visible.
Definitely! The virus is very contagious.