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How long after exposure to HSV 2 will it take for a herpeselect test to come back positive
A 45-year-old female asked:
I recently tested positive for hsv-2 and i'm taking 500 mg valacyclovir daily. My doctor wants me to come back and get retested after a year. Why?
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A 51-year-old member asked:
I did the test for herpes 2, and it came:hsv 2 IgG herpeselect ab positive.What is the medication for this?
A 40-year-old member asked:
HSV-1 and 2 combo Igg test done. HSV-1 was negative. HSV-2 was positive at 1.22 index, so lab then did inhibition assay which showed <60% negative. So now is this considered a true negative or still ambiguous? No recent risk/exposure within 2 yrs.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Hello I Just got test results back for HSV-2 it Says positive for the results but the reference range negative what does that mean?
A 36-year-old male asked:
Had a bump on penis test positive for HSV 1 5 years ago. It has never come back, not a single symptom. I thought HSV 1 was oral?
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Hsv 2 exposure 6 mos ago. Negative at month 2 post exposure, positive for hsv1/negative for HSV 2 at month 5. Do I need to retest for HSV 2?
A 50-year-old male asked:
My hsv-2 IgG was 0.11 last year and 0.42 this year, with some symptoms now. The possible exposure was 2 months before the test. Should i be worried?
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A 54-year-old male asked:
At 47 days post potential exposure I unexpectedly tested HSV-2 positive with LabCorp ELISA index of 1.16. 15 days later, retest was negative.
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