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A 21-year-old female asked:
Is it safe to have a tb test while pregnant?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Safe: CDC website says it's safe during pregnancy!
3.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 27-year-old female asked:
If you're pregnant can you get a TB test?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 47 years experience
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.
4.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 18, 2016
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