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Herpes II Lab Testing Services

Whether a doctor has suggested that you get tested for Herpes, or you simply want to know more about your own health, we're here to help. This test is available at our labs in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas.


Why The Test is Suggested:


This test may be done if you have a blister or vesicle on your genitals.  This is opposed to Type 1 Herpes, in which blisters appear on your lips.  In some cases, people with Type 2 Herpes may have blistering on their lips.  Testing may also be done on pregnant mothers and newborns, if the baby shows signs of Herpes infection such as lesions on the skin.


It's estimated that as many as one in five adults in America have been exposed to Type 2 Herpes.  It can be spread through sexual contact, or from a mother to her baby during birth.


As many as two-thirds of people infected with Type 2 Herpes may show no symptoms.  The first signs of Herpes II is a cluster of blisters in your genital area, such as the head of the penis, anus, labia or cervix.  These blisters spread, break, and then crust over within days to weeks.  The sores can become painful and itchy, and the fluid released from them is infectious. 


Other symptoms may include:

  • Pain while urinating

  • Vaginal discharge

  • Urethral discharge

  • Swollen lymph nodes

  • Headache

  • Fever & Chills

Ready to Take This Test? Visit Us Today.


To have this test done, please stop by any of the three lab locations listed below. You don't need to schedule an appointment. For most tests, results are available the same day. Visit our locations page for driving directions to the lab nearest you, or call 225-389-5020 for more info.


Medical insurance isn't required, but call us to find out if your health plan will cover this test. Other questions? You can also use the easy contact form to the right, or email us at


Baton Rouge

4336 North Blvd suite 200

Baton Rouge, LA 70806

8:30AM - 4:00PM


Ascension Parish

510 S. Burnside suite A

Gonzales, LA 70737

8:30AM - Noon Mon-Fri


Livingston Parish

8369 Florida Blvd, Suite 6

Denham Springs, LA 70726

7:30AM - 1:00PM



No Dr. Orders Required

No Insurance Needed

No Appointment Necessary

Done Locally (Not Shipped)

Same Day Results Most Tests


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All content on this website is for informational purposes only. This content is not a substitute for professional medical advice, treatment, or diagnosis. Always seek the advice of a physician or qualified health provider with questions you may have regarding a medical condition. ALS offers medical lab testing services in East Baton Rouge Ascension plus Livingston Parish Louisiana including but not limited to areas such as Baker Zachary St Francisville Gonzales Donaldsonville Sorrento Prairieville Denham Springs Walker Watson Springfield Albany Colyell Holden Maurepas Frost Satsuma and French Settlement LA. Our medical lab blood urine and DNA tests are available to residents of the Baton Rouge Downtown Central Business District plus neighborhoods of Mid City Spanish Town Beauregard Garden District Inniswold St George Southdown Gardere Westminster Broadmoor Shenandoah Glen Oaks Park Forest and the campuses of Louisiana State University (LSU) as well as Southern. Our lab tests are available driving distance from Lafayette Opelousas Hammond as well as LaPlace Louisiana.