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A 39-year-old member asked:

Is it possible that it is dangerous in any way to drink alcohol just hours after a tuberculosis test?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Aaron Ament
59 years experience
HOW MUCH?: If it's enough alcohol to really disturb your functioning question the wisdom of your drinking. If it's one drink, why not? Check and see what you're doing with alcohol. It may be unimportant to you health, but if there are doubts you may want to check into it, TB test aside.
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
No: Alcohol should not affect the ppd.
Last updated Jun 10, 2017
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