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Human Herpesvirus (HHV) classification
The signs of herpes appear about 2-10 days after sexual contact with an infected person.
- itching/burning-feeling in the genital area
- water blisters (vesicles) or open sores
- discharge of fluid from the vagina.
Herpes sores heal after 3-4 days but often recur. Treatment relieves pain and discomfort but cannot prevent recurrence. A woman with herpes may infect her newborn at childbirth causing blindness or mental retardation.
|Herpes Simplex Type 1 & 2 PCR||SG$190/=|
|Herpes Simplex Type 1 & 2 Culture||SG$240/=|
|Herpes Simplex Type 1 IgG Antibody||SG$30/=|
|Herpes Simplex Type 2 IgG Antibody||SG$32/=|
|Varicella Zoster IgG Antibody||SG$44/=|
|Epstein-Barr virus EA-IgA Antibody||SG$50/=|
|Cytomegalovirus IgM Antibody||SG$72/=|
|Cytomegalovirus IgG Antibody||SG$72/=|
|TORCH complex is a medical acronym for a set of perinatal infections (i.e. infections that are passed from a pregnant woman to her fetus), that can lead to severe fetal anomalies or even fetal loss.|