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A 21-year-old female asked:

How precise will the cytomegalovirus, chlamidia, toxoplasm and herpes virus analysis results be while having vaginal fungal infection and inflamattion?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Lab tests: The results of these tests should not be altered by the presence of the yeast infection.
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