Re: Just got test result... Doesn't seem very helpful
Originally Posted by angeleyz81
The IgG herpes type specific will normally give you values. If you are having an outbreak down below and you are positive for type 2 there is no big deal to get the numeric values.
Just curious though did the dr do a swab test on you or was it a blood test?
It was just the blood test. My doctor said the swab test would not be helpful as it could come back negative but be a false negative. I don't know that that is the best advice. I didn't disagree. I was upset at the time.