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Yes, this makes sense. The current recommendation of the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPTF) is to not do testing in adolescents and adults that are not having any symptoms. This recommendation is based on a relatively high rate of false positives in the general population that does not have any symptoms.
There are some experts that recommend consideration of testing in someone with a sexual history that entails a high risk, but that has not been endorsed by the USPTF. It also does not sound like she has a high risk sexual history. There are also some people that are very anxious about the possibility of acquiring genital herpes, and testing may be appropriate to relieve the anxiety in such situation if they cannot otherwise be reassured.
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