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how long should i wait to take a pregnancy test after intercourse?

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Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
1 week: Blood tests can be accurate after one week-urine tests can take a little longer.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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