A 24-year-old female asked:
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if i take a urine pregancy test and if its negative if i take a blood test is there a better chance i could know early then the unire test?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A blood pregnancy: test may be able to accurately show that you are pregnant before a standard home urine pregnancy test would.
Answered on Aug 20, 2016

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