Is it possible to have a false positive herpes test?
Around January of this year, I had the classic symptoms of a genital herpe outbreak so I immediately saw my GYN. He told me it was herpes immediately before I left the room. I went down to the lab to have blood drawn as well, which came out negative. I was furious and had my boyfriend get tested as well,..he never had an outbreak and his herpes blood test came back negative as well for both HSV1 and 2.
It is now June of 2019 and I take no medicine and I ve never had any signs of outbreaks. Is it possible that I don t really have herpes?