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    • billyolly
    • By billyolly 18th Apr 17, 8:14 AM
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    Sibling d n a test
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    • 18th Apr 17, 8:14 AM
    Sibling d n a test 18th Apr 17 at 8:14 AM
    There is evidence that my sister and I might not have the same father.Has anyone had experience of using sibling d n a test? ,I have read mixed reviews.The results would not effect our relationship and our mother has passed away.
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    • pinkshoes
    • By pinkshoes 18th Apr 17, 8:51 AM
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    • 18th Apr 17, 8:51 AM
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    • 18th Apr 17, 8:51 AM
    Unless you have the dna of the father, then the tests can only tell you a likelihood that you share the same parents.

    Some friends have used dna testing using mouth swaps, but only to determine if twins are identical or not.
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    • JReacher1
    • By JReacher1 18th Apr 17, 10:20 PM
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    • 18th Apr 17, 10:20 PM
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    • 18th Apr 17, 10:20 PM
    If your father is still alive get a DNA test off him and see if it matches both you and your sister.

    If your father has passed away ask the potential other father for a DNA test.

    If both fathers have passed away then it doesn't really matter.
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