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This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more
I got tested for STDs and was told i encountered herpes and was not told what type i have? I have had protected sex only once before this test
Can you tell me is HIV type 1 and 2 test in enough to find the person has std.. Or need to take STD test seperately..?
Chances of having a false positive herpes type 1 blood test?9.1 igg.While other STDs remain negative 0.0 igg.Had my test 2 weeks later after exposure.
Prob. True Positive: Herpes type 1 is the herpes virus commonly associated with the mouth (cold sores). It can be positive without any other tests being positive. Many people are + for hsv 1 by the time they enter school, picking up the virus from family members. Hsv symptoms may take 2-14 days after exposure to show up and longer for a positive test. You may need to be retested to be sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had type spec hsv1&2over yr ago.Test was neg for both. Vulvar, vag.Pain over 1yr. No STDs found. No dermatitis. Am afraid. I don't need to be retest?
Prior Exposure: I'm assuming you mean IgG antibody. IgG indicates prior exposure HSV I. HSV 1 is the herpes virus that causes certain types of cold sores on the mouth. They can also occur in the genital region but this is less common. Knowing the IgM level would allow me to be more precises. Best wishes! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a blood test..Hsv 2 IgG type specific.. Results 0.74 (0.00- 0.90 index)..What does mean. Do I have an std?
Negative for HSV2: This is similar to a similar question answered just yesterday, linked below. Your result is negative for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2), the usual cause of genital herpes. It says nothing about other STDs. https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/6782972-genital-herpes-test-came-back-with-value-of-038-does-that-mean-i-have-genital-herpes- ...Read more