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How accurate are the home pregnancy tests!?

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Dr. Stephen Daquino
20 years experience in Sports Medicine
Pretty accurate : It's always a good idea to get it confirmed by your doctor but they are pretty similar to the ones we use in our office. That said I am suspicious of some if the really cheap ones out there.
Answered on Nov 21, 2013
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Very accurate: These tests are very accurate.
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