1 doctor weighed in:

What does this herpes IgG or IgM blood test result mean?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Time frame

Igm positivity for herpes antibodies indicates recent infection, whereas igg antibodies represent prior exposure to the virus, though the infection may still be active.

In brief: Time frame

Igm positivity for herpes antibodies indicates recent infection, whereas igg antibodies represent prior exposure to the virus, though the infection may still be active.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
14 years in practice
95K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available