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Chances of getting pregnant 5 days before ovulation

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
Urology 61 years experience
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
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 30 years experience
Ovulation ; Fertile: Many women know and monitor when they ovulate in their cycle. I am happy you have learned how to do this. Sperm are thought to survive up to five day... Read More
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Fair: Sperm can survive 5 days in fallopian tube, there is a fair chance of an ovum being fertilized. Need a pregnancy test which should be reliable about a... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 31 years experience
Fair: Unprotected intercourse 5 days before ovulation is a little early but still 'at-risk' for conception.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
W/both - unlikely: With both condom use and pull-out, then there should not be any real chance of pregnancy. Sperm can survive intravaginally 3-5 days, so other approach... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 49 years experience
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 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Very low.: Life span of Sperm is 72 hours. and you need millions of them.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on if your partner has a normal sperm count, how sure you are of ovulation, how "fertile" you are… 5 days prior to ovulation is unlikely as s... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 36 years experience
Very low: It is very unlikely, however, I suggest you use consistent contraception as appropriate.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Absolutely: Sperm can survive for about 3 days in the female reproductive system, so timing is perfect for fertilization. Estimates from single event during ferti... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Seems that way: The increase in libido at the time of ovulation will help to ensure survival of this species.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Varies...: Ovulation days may vary depending on when her cycle happened and how it has been( usually 2 wks before next) If it was expected to ovulate around thos... Read More
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