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can i get pregnant 4 days before my period

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: It depends when u ovulate, usually that is after u would have ovulated, any sperm deposited inside the vagina can get u pregnant if it was done around ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: If your periods are regular, it is less likely, but far from impossible, depending on when you ovulated. If you do not want to be pregnant, I strongl ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
You tell us: It all depends on when you ovulate in your cycle. When do you ovulate?
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Meena Khandelwal
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Assuming you have regular periods. Use of contraception is always recommended for pregnancy prevention and sexually transmitted disease prevention (co ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
High risk : Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking plan b. Ella (ulip ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: I will tell my patients that an act of intercourse can result in a pregnancy 5 days later.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
32 years experience Fertility Medicine
No, but: The window for implantation is very narrow. The egg remains fertilizable for only 12 hours or so once released. However, one cannot not always be cert ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Ovulation: Yes. Of course. The time you are most likely to get pregnant is from sperm left inside of the vagina on any of the five days leading up to Ovulation.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likelybut: Be careful use protection
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Too soon: Home pregnancy tests turn positive at about the time you'd start your next expected period.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can: This does happen. Even though ideally fertilization occurs 1-2 days after ovulation it does happen later in the cycle especially in women who are you ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Pregnancy is always possible with unprotected sex. Contraception is readily available as well as abstinence.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If it is your actual: Period then you aren't pregnant. Take care.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Remember for women, the timing of ovulation can vary quite significantly woman to woman. But it is possible for a woman to ovulate 6 days prior to th ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You can get pregnant if you have unprotected sex. . With a history of unprotected intercourse, the anxiety due to a possible unplanned pregnancy rises ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Possible: Because sperm can survive for 48-72 hours, and according to some reports up to 5 days, and since intercourse took place close to the time of ovulation ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: If it was truly 4 days after ovulation then you cannot get pregnant. This is because after ovulation the egg is only there for another 24 hours after ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Just because you were 2 days before you EXPECT your period doesn't mean you can't get pregnant. Cycles can change with no warning. Determining a "saf ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If you ovulated: Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms is at risk of getting pregnant. If sperm is deposited in the vagina then pregnancy is possi ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
If regular cycles...: With regular menstrual cycles, one's ovulation day is about 14 days BEFORE the first day of the next menstrual period. So, one can mark on her calend ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Lora Shahine
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Your : Your most fertile day (the best day of the cycle to have intercourse) is the day before ovulation. That is why providers usually recommend having inte ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Sperm can survive up to five days in the female reproductive tract.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
15 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Yes that could be within your fertile range.
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