Hi, I was recently diagnosed with HPV genital warts and it
I was recently diagnosed with HPV genital warts and it has me very paranoid about other STDs. My last STD panel was taken at just over 5 months from possible exposure. This was a 10 test panel including HSV 1 and 2, done through labcorp. All results were negative. I have not had any symptoms of anything other than the warts. My question is; how accurate were my test results after 5 months? Should I stop worrying? or get tested again at another interval?
Sorry to know about condition.
You should get yourself checked after 6 months as some STDs have an incubation period of 6 months
Secondly, if there are no symptoms then most of the conditions are already ruled out.
The test carried 5 months ago, have high sensitivity which means the chances of developing new test as positive is very less/ negligible.
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