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i had hsv blood test by elisa the resultas was : IgM 0.2      IgG herpes type 1 is: 2.6    IgG herpes type 2 is :0.46  my last relation was from 10 days is that mean i have only herpes type 1
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Hi, any number 3.5 or below would fall into a false positive range in need of retesting so you would need another test to confirm hsv1.
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