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Herpes testing explained
I’ve received lots of questions about this, so I’ll give you the 411 on herpes exposures, transmissions and how to find out if it’s a new infection or it a person has already had the virus in their system.
There’s a lot of confusion about Herpes testing and which ones to have that are most accurate.
Unfortunately, Cold Sores are Herpes. Most of the time, it’s Type 1 herpes.
How Common Is It?
If you get cold sores, you’re in good company. Between 60-80% of people worldwide have been the antibody to Type 1 herpes.
I feel so bad for my patients and friends when I hear those all too familiar words. Ok, come on in to the office and we’ll take care of you.
In the Office We Ask These Questions: