Herpeselect negative

A new point-of-care rapid assay for the detection of HSV-2 (HerpeSelect Express and 1 was classified as a false-negative HerpeSelect Express test result Selected serum specimens collected from a low-risk population of women in Hanoi, Vietnam, which were positive, equivocal, and negative by the HerpeSelect

He never did a culture but did do herpeselect blood test. Thats when it was negative, he was not convinced so took a second test 7 weeks later

I39m not satisfied with this, and want him to get the HerpeSelect test Has anyone ever gotten a false negative result from the HerpeSelect test On the 10th day I had a Herpeselect IGM amp IGG blood test done for HSV 1 The results showed 39negative39 for both IGM tests with reference 2 Apr 2008 Concordance was high (99) for sera that were negative by HerpeSelect or had high index values (gt3.5). Defining infection detected by HSV-2

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The Kalon and HerpeSelect ELISAs had similar sensitivities (93.5 and 93.8 Samples with optical density index values lt0.9 were recorded as negative, A negative result does not rule out infection, because the specimen may have been collected before antibodies reached detectable levels.2 HerpeSelect can

28 Jun 2012 These tests included those for HIV, Herpes (Herpeselect IgG type-specific), Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, and Syphilis. At the time, I tested negative exam alone, and a positive culture should be considered accurate for making a diagnosis. In one study, culture had a 76 false negative rate compared to PCR