A 27-year-old female asked:
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if you're pregnant can you get a tb test?

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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
TB test: A TB test is safe to have during pregnancy. It's important to know if you have tb, since you are bringing a new life into the world. You want to protect the baby from getting tb.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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