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21 Nov 2004

Testing for Herpes
How does one go about getting tested for Herpes? Can it be picked up even if there are no blisters? I believe there is a dormant period - how long can this be?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

You can do a blood test, but the most accurate way is to take fluid from the blisters. The dormant period can be several months. There is quite a lot of information at www.herpes.com

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