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My HSV 1 IgM ab screen came back negative and so did my HSV 2.... What exactly does that mean?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice
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In brief: IgM antibodies

Igm antibodies are testing for any acute infection.
In the case of hsv that means that you have no new antibodies and thus no new infection with both types of herpes.

In brief: IgM antibodies

Igm antibodies are testing for any acute infection.
In the case of hsv that means that you have no new antibodies and thus no new infection with both types of herpes.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: HSV IgM

That you do not have an acute infection with hsv1 or hsv2.

In brief: HSV IgM

That you do not have an acute infection with hsv1 or hsv2.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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