I had an STD test come back positive for Herpes

Patient : I had an STD test come back positive for Herpes type 1. I heard that is only for cold sores and fever blisters which I think I had once as a teen. Does this also mean I have genital herpes? Should I worry about that also? Thanks
Doctor :   HI. Thanks for your query, albeit short and specific. The Herpes I is herpes simplex. The genital herpes if posit ive id called herpes genitalis. These two are different. Hope this helps you.

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