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HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM

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NABL, CAP, ISO
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Overview
Test Results & Interpretations
Tests Included

Overview of HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM

Test Description

The HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM test is perform to diagnose or screen for the infection caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus. The strain-1 and strain-2 of Herpes Simplex Virus causes oral herpes and genital herpes respectively.

Why Get Tested

The doctor orders the HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM test when a patient shows the symptoms of an HSV that may include-

>Oral Herpes: fever blisters or cold sores around the mouth
>Genital Herpes: small sores with itching and pain around the genital area, scabs, painful urination, pain in vagina or pinus



Precautions

  • No special preparation required

What Results of HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM mean?

Interpretations

If the HSV 1 & 2 IgM test is ruled as positive, then the patient is suffering from an active HSV infection.
If the HSV 1 & 2 IgG test results come back as positive, it means that the patient once suffered from an HSV infection.




Tests Included in HSV 1 & 2 IgG & IgM(4 tests)

  • Herpes Simplex Virus 1 IgG
  • Herpes Simplex Virus 2 IgM
  • Herpes Simplex Virus 2 IgG
  • Herpes Simplex Virus 1 IgM

Provided By

NABL

CAP

ISO

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