d very MILD chicken pox when I wa
s younger. I know people usua
lly don't get it twice. COULD this ha
ve been 1 chicken pox lesion on my lip
due to conta
ct with Shingles?
Even though the swa
s HSV1+, I ha
l Virus Culture- This procedure tests for the presence of HSV a
nd VZV. This test is useful for vesicula
r lesions. Historica
tely 30% of non-genita
l VZV cultures a
re positive for HSV.