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neverbroken-alwaysgrowing
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I had a full screen STI test about 4 months ago. All results were negative, except herpes 1 (which I already knew I've had). The last time I had intercouse was  4 1/2 months ago. I went to another doctor for a full screen about a month ago, just to be sure I was free and clear. Everything came back negative except herpes 1 & 2. I'm not having herpes symptoms that I've read about though. Both doctors told me that my symptoms didn't sound like herpes. I have full intentions of getting a third opinion, as I don't like the way the meds for herpes make me feel. Any advice? 

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WilsoInAus

Hey @neverbroken-alwaysgrowing and welcome to the website.

I suspect you may not have had the correct testing for your most recent test. Was it for IgG antibodies type specific for HSV-1 and HSV-2 with two results?

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