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i am getting urine tested tomorrow morning for an std test, if i was to drink alcohol tonight would that be okay or would it effect the test results?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
No: The test looks for genetic material specific for the germs tested. It is not altered by an evening of social drinking.

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