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Tests to Diagnose Genital Herpes

Genital herpes is a common STD; however, many people who have this sexually transmitted disease don't know they have it. Genital herpes frequently has no symptoms, so you can be infected and contagious without knowing it. When symptoms do occur, they can easily be mistaken for something else. Without adequate testing you may be told you are infected with genital herpes and not be, or the other way around.  If you have sores on your genitals, your health care provider can perform tests to determine...

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Related Web Site: Centers for Disease Control

This site includes fact sheets, treatment guidelines, and statistics on herpes prevalence. This link takes you to their web site.

Centers for Disease Control

 

Related Web Site: Antopia

Antopia is a dating and social support community for people with genital herpes, with nearly 60,000 members. This link takes you to their web site.

Antopia

 

Related Web Site: American Social Health Association

This group provides educational materials, a hotline, and in-person support groups for people with herpes and other STDs. This link will take you to their web site.

American Social Health Association

 

Related Web Site: International Herpes Management Forum

Oriented toward health care providers, this site also includes some patient information and a wealth of technical information. This link takes you to their web site.

International Herpes Management Forum

 

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