A 42-year-old female asked:
I got lab results: herpes simplex 1 igg 29.4, herpes simplex 2 igg 13.7 both positive, but herpes simplex 1 & 2 ivm negative <0.5 what does this mean?
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Dr. Jeff Livingstonanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Old infection : This means you have both types of herpes and that they are old infections. Because your igm is negative we know you acquired these longer than six weeks ago.
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