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Can a blood test for herpes be done within the first few days after exposure? Are there enough antibodies to get a positive result?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice

In brief: Herpes infection

Nope.
It takes weeks for herpes antibody production to be discoverable.

In brief: Herpes infection

Nope.
It takes weeks for herpes antibody production to be discoverable.
Dr. Robert Killian
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