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chances of getting pregnant 3 days before ovulation

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If there was: Ejaculate, about 20% to 25%. However, pre-ejaculate can contain a low concentration of sperm, no sperm or for some individuals the concentration of s ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Antibiotics: It depends of course what the infection is from, but antibiotics are usual.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Good chance: Your chance of getting pregnant in any one cycle is about 15-20%. Sperm can live in the cervix for about 3 days. You should have intercourse again a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not very high: Using a condom is the key this month. If you just started your pill near ovulation, it might not protect you until next month. You usually start BCPs ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This is a good: Time to be trying for conception. Overall, 20 to 25% of couples are able to become pregnant the first month they try.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Possible but . . .: Ovulation occurs 2 weeks prior to menses. If you don't fertilize & implant, then you'll have a period. However, sperm can last several days in your bo ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
How to get pregnant?: It is very unlikely that you ovulate this late in your cycle but, to answer this question you need to know when you ovulate. This is both vital infor ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mazin Abdullah
14 years experience Fertility Medicine
Very unlikely: Not very likely. But do a pregnancy test at time of next menstrual cycle. It also depends on how long your menstrual cycles are. For example if yo ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Possible, not likely: The spermatozoa can survive up to 5 days within the female genital tract, so your scenario is possible only with early ovation, but not likely.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Protected : By protected i assume you mean you used a condom so the chance if pregnancy is almost zero.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Probably yes: That's the correct timing for ttc; if you (and he) are normally fertile, then chances are fairly good.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Staley
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
10-15%: For a normal couple, the chances of achieving pregnancy each month spontaneously is around 10-15%.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
How to get pregnant?: The best day to get pregnant is to have exposure to semen two days before ovulation.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Always possible: in a perfect world you would not get pregnant; however, unprotected sexual intercourse, using the "pull out technique" will ultimately lead to pregnan ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very low: It is very unlikely, however, I suggest you use consistent contraception as appropriate.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Fair: Unprotected intercourse 5 days before ovulation is a little early but still 'at-risk' for conception.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Good: Sperm can live and be active up to 5-7 days inside the female genital tract and still be capable of penetrating an available female ova. (egg).
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Not much.: If menstrual cycle are normal then how you are going to get pregnant ? the day of ovulation will be a week of behind you. An egg can not live that lon ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very good : That's certainly the time to try.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Ovulation: time is always the highest chance, starting a few days before is effective. Once ovulation is over you're done for the cycle. For normal young couples ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience Urology
See comment: It is hard to guess when ovulation occurs unless you use dipstick, or have a reliable temp. Chart, or do a blood test..... Anyone who can answer this ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Diedrich
13 years experience Gynecology
Probably low: If you're 21-28 days after a menses, the next menses is probably coming up. But this all depends on how long your cycle is. Use protection.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience Fertility Medicine
Good: Probably about 20%. It should be fairly high if you are ovulating!

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