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Will genital herpes show up on a blood test required to get married?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Usually not tested
Different states have different requirements for pre-marital tests.
While a blood test can detect history or infection with herpes, I do not know that any state requires it. If you have genital herpes, you owe it to your potential spouse/partner to disclose it.

In brief: Usually not tested
Different states have different requirements for pre-marital tests.
While a blood test can detect history or infection with herpes, I do not know that any state requires it. If you have genital herpes, you owe it to your potential spouse/partner to disclose it.
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