Herpes Type 1 & 2 Blood Test

$60.00 $40.00
This test is used to screen for those who think they may have the Herpes virus. It can tell you whether you have type 1 or type 2. This test is best taken when you have symptoms of the herpes virus. Individuals infected with HSV may not exhibit detectable IgG antibody in the early stages of infection. It can take up to 4 months to get a positive result. If you have a sore please visit your primary care provider.
  • Tests Included:

  • Est. 2 days Turnaround

  • Specimen type:

Herpes Simplex Virus 1 and 2 (IgG), Type-Specific Antibodies
  • Test Code: 6447
  • CPT Code: 86695, 86696
  • Alternate Name: N/A
  • Test Instructions : --

    Please do not exercise prior to testing. It is best that your blood is taken in a rested state.

  • Fasting: No
  • Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)
  • Results In: 2

    Note: Turn around times on results are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, etc. You can contact us to discuss when your results should be ready and we will contact the lab on your behalf immediately.

Used to see if patient has been infected with HSV type 1 or 2
  • Step 1

    Your Tests

    Doctor’s order provided & Same Day Testing.

  • Step 2

    Go to
    Local Lab

    Your specimen will be collected for you at a local testing center.

  • Step 3


    Results sent electronically in 2-3 days* More complex tests take longer.

  • Step 4

    Better Decisions

    Use your lab results to help make better health decisions. Knowledge is nothing if it isn’t used.


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