• mark jekins mark jekins
    November 24, 2010
    What DoesExposure To Herpes Mean?
    mark jekins mark jekins
    November 24, 2010

    What does being exposed to Herpes mean?  The DOC said I don't have it, but I have been exposed to it and that I am not a carrier of it.

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  • Cort
    Health Guide
    November 24, 2010
    Cort
    Health Guide
    November 24, 2010

    Most people have been exposed to and carry a latent form of a herpes virus in their bodies. The tests your doctor took indicated, that you, like most people, have antibodies to one of the herpes viruses in your blood, but that the virus has been subdued, and is not a problem for you. 

    You might check out these articles:

    Herpes Testing

    Understanding Herpes Test Results

    • nooneimportant
      March 25, 2011
      nooneimportant
      March 25, 2011

      But can you still spread it..... I have been told the same thing and wanted to know if I can still spread it.... I have never had any kind of outbreak ever.

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