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Herpes simplex antibody value?

Hi, i am exposed to unprotected oral sex with my new gf, after 9 weeks i took ELISA HSV TYPE II antibody test. these were the results

HSV IGG = 0.65  (1.1 positive)
HSV IGM = 0.42

AM i not infected by hsv? or this 9 week  is enough for the body to produce the antibody against hsv.
I also want to know if a body is infected with hsv will the blood platelets level go down?
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if you had contracted hsv1 from receiving oral sex, odds are you would've had very obvious and painful lesions within a few days to 3 weeks of being infected.

were you  tested for hsv1, hsv2 or both?

does your gf have hsv1, hsv2 or both?

grace
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if I could read I'd see you were only tested for hsv2 - duh!

why weren't you tested for hsv1 too? hsv1 was your risk from receiving oral.
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here the results

test taken after 9 weeks

ELISA - TORCH PANEL
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IGG  = 0.65 (HSV type 1 & 2)
IGM  = 0.42 (HSV Type 1 & 2)

kindly tell me whether iam infected.
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here the results

test taken after 9 weeks

ELISA - TORCH PANEL
-----------------------------------

IGG  = 0.65 (HSV type 1 & 2)
IGM  = 0.42 (HSV Type 1 & 2)

kindly tell me whether iam infected.
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you had the wrong testing done - it was non-type specific testing done.

that said, odds are you would've had very obvious symptoms had you contracted hsv1 genitally from receiving oral. really no reason for more testing.  

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