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... I finally read online that it can take up to 6 months for some people to develop antibodies, and therefore to show up on a blood test!! So Cmill32 I would not stop getting tested until you've been tested after 6 months post exposure. That sounds like a good plan and one I will follow. ... (24 replies)
... If you are doing a blood test, it can vary from 3 to 4 mos. ... (1 replies)
... I got a blood test to determine how long I had the virus. Usually if you are newley exposed and have the blood test the antibodies will not show up on the first test. I had 2 tests and only during the second test did it show up. ... (5 replies)

... How Long Does It Take For Genital Herpes To Show Up On A Test? ... (1 replies)
... Show up on your body? ... (1 replies)
... Now, they're mainly referring to cold sores I believe, which I suffer from on my mouth every now and then. ... (2 replies)
... It can take up to 4 months to show up on a blood test so a swab of a sore would be best. That would give you a definite answer. I was diagnosed in April of this year and I was completely devestated, but life does go on. Good luck and let us know how you're doing. ... (7 replies)
... Will the tests show if this is a new infection? ... (9 replies)
I'm stressed
May 16, 2003
... only diagnosis does not a final diagnosis make, unfortunately. It's not a typical location for herpes but herpes can be transmitted anywhere on the body. ... (4 replies)
Herpes and testing
Nov 12, 2008
... Remember the 'bell curve' they used to show us in school years ago? ... (2 replies)
... When you mention you have been tested before had you asked specifically for a herpes test or did you ask the doctor to test you for stds? ... (4 replies)
Laying dormant??
Sep 30, 2007
... Just because he doesn't have noticeable symptoms, does NOT mean he doesn't have it. He also needs to have a type specific blood test done. If he doesn't have anything to hide, then he should get tested, too. ... (4 replies)
... So you need to get a copy of the test results to see what the value really was. ... (4 replies)
... and others will take longer up to 6 or more. There is a person on this board who did not show antibiodies until 6 months. So that is the other end of the 'bell'. ... (1 replies)
... What you describe could be herpes or not. If you just contracted it a few weeks ago, it may not show up in a blood test yet, which tests for antibodies that accumulate over time. ... (9 replies)
... otherwise it will be to late for a diagnoses. ... (40 replies)
Apr 10, 2009
... Hi Michelle, it really all depends on the person and if you have an OB or not, If you have antibodies in your blood, then it will show up, but if you just came in contact with it, then it could take 3-4 months to show up in a blood test, 2-25 days for an actually OB to occur with symptoms... If you are concerned then consult your doctor and ask to be tested or his/her... (2 replies)
... I had the Western Blot blood test done, which might be what idunno78 is talking about. It tests for specific types of herpes. ... (2 replies)
... months for the body to build up enough antibodies to show up on a blood test. ... (3 replies)
... When is the latest that the virus will show up on a blood test? ... (12 replies)

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