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Positive results on all 4 EBV antibodies what does it mean?

Hello, I wondered if anyone could help me understand my test results. Nuclear Antigen Ab, IgG is positive 558.00 and the positive range on test is >21.9, AbVCA, IgG shows positive with >600 with a positive range on test >21.9, Early Antigen Ab, IgG shows positive 11.6 with a positive range on test >10.9, and also Ab VCA, IgM shows positive 44.2 with positive range on test >43.9. What does it mean when all 4 tests are positive? I was told I have a reactivated case and some of my results seem very high. I had a previous reactivated case a few years ago also. Over the last couple of years, I have had bad muscle weakness, fatigue, and joint pain. Last week I got a sore throat and my lymph glands became swollen so that is why my doctor ran the test. Could the issues I have been having over the last couple of years be related to this virus? Thanks so much for any help you can give me.
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It means that it got reactivated again. Yes some people have chronic EBV symptoms over the years
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