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Herpes diagnosis and other std tests

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Jimmyjimmyhuapua

Are you getting tested for other stds’s after your herpes diagnosis, all news that we read on internet says about we need to make sure that we dont have other std’s too, my doctor only diagnosed me virtually didnt take swab or didnt make blood test plus she didnt even ask me to get tested for other std’s. My suggestion to you is to get tested for other stds too. Because doctors may not mind this but other stds can lay dormant in body for years and in future can cause more serious problems.

ı tested for hiv, hepatitis and syphilis all were negative and my igg was also 1.9 which is low positive. 

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I really thought they were doing a full panel. Nope, they excluded HSV!! Why do they include it when private agencies do it. BUT the medical field excludes it. Anything that will open a can of worms they don't want to test?? IDK. great topic. I am curious.

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I initially tested for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphillis. 3 months later I was tested for HIV and all came back negative. 6 months after my exposure with HSV is when I had an outbreak and was tested for it. It is weird that they didn't just test for everything, but I didn't think I had anything so I didn't press the issue. 

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