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... I think your doctor is in the dark, and not up to speed with proper herpes testing. ... (22 replies)
... Will the HerpesSelect test provide a clear answer? Specifically, if they determine that the antibodies are specific to HSV II then the debate is over, correct? (9 replies)
... very helpful Over21. thanks again. (9 replies)

... and search out Terri Warren, she's an RN, ANP, and monitors an area dedicated to Herpes. Or you can google "herpes igM test worthless". After you read several articles, you'll understand your NP was incorrect about her blanket statement. ... (9 replies)
... II is a low positive, and means you could have either HSV1 or HSV2 or both. This combo test is a worthless test because it doesn't tell you what you actually have. And I would never trust a low positive of 1.7. ... (22 replies)
... A "type specific IgG antibodies herpes blood test for both HSV1 and HSV2" will tell you 'specifically' which type you have. But not WHERE it is on your body. ... (5 replies)
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... ver should have been ordered. You should scold your doctor and refuse to pay for it. The IgG type specific test such as HerpeSelect is the recommended test for herpes by the Center for Disease Control. The IgM test is unrealiable, cross reactive and worthless for modern day herpes testing! ... (5 replies)
... Above all, a positive IgM test does not mean a recent infection. A positive IgM test means nothing, and so does a negative IgM test. It's a worthless test. ... (3 replies)
... Nothing is obvious in the Herpes world. Never trust a visual diagnosis as proof that you have or do not have Herpes. ... (4 replies)
Good Herpes Tests?
Jul 12, 2006
... In reading the different message boards here's the main theme. Skip the IgM test, it's not worth the money and you'll need to retest anyway with an IgG. ... (3 replies)
IgM vs igS ??
Aug 6, 2010
... i keep hearing conflicting info over these tests. i had an igM for both oral and genital. ... (3 replies)
... The best test for herpes is a culture test. However, there needs to be something there to swab like a lesion. The culture must be collected within 48 hours. ... (3 replies)
Herpes immunity
Dec 17, 2009
... From what you posted on the IgG she is positive for both hsv1 and 2. You are positive for hsv2. IGNORE the IgM test which is unrealiable, worthless for herpes testing and a plain waste of money and lab time. ... (4 replies)
... the IgM test is worthless.. .the one that you should have had done was IgG herpes type specific.. ... (3 replies)
Dec 18, 2006
... Can anybody tell me why the IGM test is 'worthless' for herpes? ... (1 replies)
Results for herpes
Jul 19, 2010
... I suggest asking them to run the IgG herpes type specific this will give you numbers for HSV1 and HSV2 and let you know where your positive if you are. ... (1 replies)
... Thats true though can happen, my ex best friend had that. Just get another test done and find out what the values are from that:) Make sure the both of you had the IgG herpes type specific as the IgM is worthless (28 replies)
... I don't know which kind of test it was but i will find out,but i do know it is type 2. And wouldn't she test positive as well? we went to the same clinic, tested by the same doc (5 replies)
... IgG type specific blood test. HerpeSelect is one of the most common 'brands' done in the US. Check your test. If they did the worthless, unrealiable, outdated IgM test then go get tested with the IgG test and hit your doctor with a newspaper for ordering the WRONG test. ... (5 replies)

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