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Genital Herpes Test (HSV 2) IgG Blood Test to Detect Possible Acute Infection

Genital Herpes Test (HSV 2) IgG Blood Test to Detect Possible Acute Infection This test is used to detect exposure to Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) type 2 and can provide information about a possible acute infection.  More specifically, the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Type 2-Specific Antibodies, IgG test suggests previous exposure, but may not indicate that HSV is the cause of an acute illness.  The Herpes Simplex Virus 1&2 IgM test indicates acute infection associate with HSV type 1 or 2. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   To know more, visit: Genital Herpes...

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) 1 and 2 IgG Blood Test to Detect the Exposure to the Virus

Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) 1 and 2 IgG Blood Test to Detect the Exposure to the Virus This test is used to detect exposure to Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) types 1 or 2, as well as differentiates between both types and assists in diagnosis and patient management. Herpes type 1 is associated with an oral infection that causes cold sores or fever blisters around the mouth and lips. Herpes type 2 is associated with an infection in the genitals that results in sores around the rectum or genitals. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   To know more, visit: Herpes Simplex...

Gonorrhea Test with Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA) Test for Accurate Results

Gonorrhea Test with Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA) Test for Accurate Results Our CLIA-certified testing centers use the Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA) test, the most accurate gonorrhea test available, to look for the Neisseria gonorrhoeae bacteria. Because the test uses a small urine sample, there is no uncomfortable swabbing or undressing. All laboratory testing, including STD tests, accuracy rates are measured in terms of sensitivity and specificity. Our FDA-approved gonorrhea test has a sensitivity rate of 99.8% and a specificity of 99.3%. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...

Chlamydia Test Using NAA test Looks for the Chlamydia Trachomatis Bacterium in Urine

Chlamydia Test Using NAA test Looks for the Chlamydia Trachomatis Bacterium in Urine Test for chlamydia using the FDA-approved Nucleic Acid Amplification (NAA) test. It is currently the most accurate chlamydia testavailable on the market. The NAA test looks for the Chlamydia trachomatis bacterium in urine. Our chlamydia test doesn’t require swabbing or undressing and takes only a few minutes to complete. Results are delivered in 1-2 days. All laboratory testing, including STD tests, accuracy rates are measured in terms of sensitivity and specificity. Our FDA-approved chlamydia test has...

Herpes Type I and II Tests Search for Antibodies to Each Strain of the Herpes Virus

Herpes Type I and II Tests Search for Antibodies to Each Strain of the Herpes Virus We use FDA-approved type-specific herpes tests that search for antibodies to each strain of the herpes virus. These individual tests can differentiate between HSV-1 (typically oral herpes) and HSV-2 (typically genital herpes). The test uses only a blood sample, so there is no uncomfortable swabbing or undressing. All laboratory testing, including STD tests, accuracy rates are measured in terms of sensitivity and specificity. Our herpes type 1 test has a sensitivity rate of 96% and a specificity of 97%, and our...

Chlamydia Signs and Symptoms and who is at risk for contracting Chlamydia

Chlamydia Signs and Symptoms and who is at risk for contracting Chlamydia Chlamydia is a common STD caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis. According to the CDC, there are approximately 2.86 million chlamydia infections reported annually, making it the most frequently reported bacterial STD in the United States. Many individuals are not aware that they have chlamydia because it is considered a “silent” STD, meaning that its symptoms are usually mild or completely absent. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   Signs and symptoms of chlamydia When chlamydia...

HIV – Is HIV Transmitted Through Tattoos or Body Piercings?

HIV – Is HIV Transmitted Through Tattoos or Body Piercings? How is HIV transmitted? HIV is most commonly transmitted through unprotected vaginal or anal sex or shared drug injection equipment. HIV is only transmitted through bodily fluids like blood, semen, pre-seminal fluid, rectal fluid and/or vaginal fluid. These fluids have to come in contact with a mucous membrane, damaged tissue or be directly injected into the bloodstream for transmission to occur. Involvement in high-risk behavior, like drug use and unprotected sex, can significantly increase your chances of spreading or transmitting...

HIV – Rashes are One of the Most Common Symptoms of an Acute HIV Infection

HIV – Rashes are One of the Most Common Symptoms of an Acute HIV Infection What causes an HIV rash? A rash is a raised or flat inflamed area of skin that typically results in reddened, itchy and/or painful skin patches. Rashes are a common occurrence for individuals with HIV. For HIV-positive people, a rash can be caused by many things, including– (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); A rash can be a symptom of an HIV infection A rash can be a symptom of another infection or illness someone with HIV is trying to fight off A rash can be a side effect of HIV...
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