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Hsv 1/ 2 -- result for 1 was indeterminate and 2 was neg. Tested again 5 mos later for IgG (not type specific). Test was reactive. Why now reactive?

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Dr. Anthony Brignoni
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Not formed yet

The bodies initial response is with igm, which is less specific.
The immune system then produces permanent antibodies igg, which appear around 3 months. Blood test has to be ordered for type specific igg type i or type ii.

In brief: Not formed yet

The bodies initial response is with igm, which is less specific.
The immune system then produces permanent antibodies igg, which appear around 3 months. Blood test has to be ordered for type specific igg type i or type ii.
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