Q: Oh and I have never had a cold sore in my entire life. And I have been exposed to oral coldsores but never got them. Why did I get them on my genitals? Was it because i did not have the antibodies to fight against it? Was it because the virus was never in my system?
If I am correct you took "the herpes blood test" or had a viral swab done. The most accurate way to be diagnosed with herpes is for a doctor to see a visual herpes outbreak. HSV-1 is oral herpes 90-95% of the time and genital herpes 5-10% of the time. HSV-2 is... For detail, click here.