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How long does a egg last after ovulation

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan
Fertility Medicine 20 years experience
Possible: Nobody really knows how long the egg lasts after ovulation but some experts in the field believe that it lasts for ~ 24 hours. I have seen people get... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Ham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Egg after ovulation: It either gets fertilized, or it gets absorbed by the body, or passes thru.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
24 hours: After ovulation the female egg survives for about 24 hours and vanishes after that. Fertilization has to happen during this time period.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Amols
Fertility Medicine 17 years experience
No: The egg is released on ovulation. Usually fertilized in the next 12-24 hours. Then it travels down the fallopian tube for 3-4 days and implants in the... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Sperm can last: for up to 5 days so the window of fertility is +/- 5days of ovulation.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
Fertility Medicine 26 years experience
No: If you have confirmed ovulation than the follicle is most likely a cyst. It is not another egg.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Ovulation: None. Ovulation means the vent if the release of the egg from the ovary.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Conception: Fertilzation must be within 12-maybe-24 hours after ovulation, implantation is not sooner than 6-7 days later. Good wishes.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dorothy Mitchell-Leef
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Possibly: Ovulation occurs with high levels of estrogen which increase days before ovulation to a maximum 1-2 days before. Usually the mucus that is clear that ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
Gynecology 27 years experience
Before: The cervical mucus becomes more egg white like in response to surging estrogen levels in the days just preceding ovulation. After ovulation the mucus... Read More

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