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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Lasnover
59 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
OVULATION: Keep an accurate calendar of menstrual periods. If regular. it strongly suggests ovulation 12-14 days prior to each period. You can also take basal b ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Um.... its 7/24: and a bit past the fourth. Periods and fertility windows vary a lot. You would expect 2 days prior to the exact middle of the cycle. ..28 day cycle, ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Anything is possible: It depends on the day you start counting. Usually, day 1=period start, day 14=ovulation. (how odd to only have sex on one set day a month!) if she has ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Within: few days, likely 1-5 days
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Good timing, but: If you have regular ovulations and a 28-day cycle that timing should be perfect, if either of these is not true your chances are lower. It is impossib ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Dantoni
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Conception: If you conceived (got pregnant) in october, then you had intercourse in october.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erinn Huffman
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Conception happens when the sperm and egg combine. The timing after intercourse will depend on the timing of ovulation. You only ovulate once a month, ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: In certain circumstances if low sperm count or something similar that may help. But in general no need. The sperm will find their way :).
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Conception: There are conception calculators all over the web that you can use for information and entertainment. I use this one: http://www.Babymed.Com/pregnancy ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: As a female, daily intercourse increases you chances of conceiving. As a man, daily intercourse can lower your sperm count on any particular day, alth ... Read More

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