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can i get pregnant during my period

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
It happens anytime: You can get pregnant at any time during your cycle. The chance is less right before/during/after period, but still happens. Best chance is around time ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: you should not generally be able to get pregnant while having sex in the first week of your cycle. no egg is large enough yet, ovulation has not occur ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Pregnancy has been documented from intercourse on any day of a woman's cycle including menses.It is less likely that mid cycle but does happen occasio ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
NO: If you are having your period, actively menstruating, then you would not be ovulating and would not be in the fertile time of your cycle.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Normal cycle: You should probably wait until your cycle normalizes then initiate.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Urrutia
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
When you ovulate: The best way to achieve pregnancy is to use ovulation predictor kits and time intercourse for when you are ovulating. If you have normal menstrual cyc ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends and any: You are unlikely to conceive by having sex more than 6 days before ovulation. The average cycle is 28 to 39 days and ovulation would happen on cycle ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: I've known a patient who got pregnant on the 4th day of her cycle. Unlikely, but possible.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
I would guess yes...: A woman who has had sex only on one day, and is now pregnant, would presumably have gotten pregnant from that one day of sex.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Breast feeding and the hormones that you have surging n your body, may be owing to your lack of a period, but you may still be at risk of ovulating an ... Read More
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