Court ordered paternity tests vs. home tests?

I have taken 2 home paternity tests that say I am NOT the father now I'm doing it legally, what are the chances that it'll say I AM the father. Are home tests really all that accurate? the court is taking blood so im thinking thats more accurate then a swab test.

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  • 8 years ago
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    DNA is the same no matter where it is taken from. The at home paternity tests are very accurate. If it was the IDENTIGENE at home paternity test I can say it is 100% accurate. As long as the samples that were submitted did actually belong to the correct alleged father and child the results for the blood test will be the same results.

  • 8 years ago

    The fact that blood vs. swabs are used makes no difference.

  • 8 years ago

    Yes they are, and I compliment you for doing this. All men should be checking.

    The clinical test should come back negative, unless the mother pulled some shenanigans like this mother did.


  • 8 years ago

    i dont know much about it but i would have thought a blood test would be much more accurate. good luck

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  • 8 years ago

    Your case should be referred to a expert on DNA matters a lot.

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