Can you APPEAR to have herpes but all tests come back negative?
Rashes On My Penis Itch But Tested Negative | HIV and AIDS Forum
Guest over a year ago. I have terrible problem that I do not know how to get rid. Few months ago, I had unprotected sex and now I feel there is something wrong with me. I have symptoms that my penis burning after urination.
I'm pretty sure I have HSV 2 herpes but I never got a culture, never had noticeable recurrent outbreaks, and have had a negative IgG blood test so I'm a little confused and want to know others opinions. I never noticed any fluid in them or oozing. I never experienced any swollen lymph nodes, flu-like symptoms, or clusters of white pimple-like sores. I have never noticed any re-current outbreaks.
Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease STD. For basic information about Genital Herpes, see the Fact Sheet. CDC does not recommend herpes testing for people without symptoms. This is because diagnosing genital herpes in someone without symptoms has not shown any change in their sexual behavior e. Also, false positive test results test results that say you have herpes when you do not actually have the virus are possible.