Herpes and dating uk
In such cases, there is no way to tell a person is infected until they test positive.
It just means that they may never know that they've become infected without a positive herpes blood test. However, because so many people with herpes don't have symptoms, these tests are often the only way to know if you are infected.
If symptoms are present, it is easy for a doctor to diagnose a herpes infection.
They can either simply examine the outbreak or swab the sores for the herpes virus.
However, it can be harder to determine if someone is sub-clinically infected.
In other words, to determine if they are infected but have no obvious symptoms.