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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Your chances of getting pregnant are high if you had sex around time of ovulation. A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Too early: No chance of a pregnancy test being positive 3 days after ovulation, because that is too early. The baby embryo would not have implanted yet (that hap ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
pretty good: The likelihood of conception is about 10 to 15% per cycle. Your chances should be at least that good.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Krell
44 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends...: There are so many factors that will predict chances of pregnancy; age and state of health to name 2 important ones. Generally we say that the Plan B ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Possible: Pre-ejaculation fluid contains sperm and sperm can lead to pregnancy. If you don't want to become pregnant, don't have unprotected sex or use contrace ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in 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 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mazin Abdullah
14 years experience in 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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
When to get Pregnant: That is the most likely day to get pregnant. Why did you allow this without trying to prevent pregnancy?
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certainly possible: This is a less likely time for conception. Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 h ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in 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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
??: Certainly could be....But will have to wait a few weeks before home pregnancy test will be accurate.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in 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 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
18 years experience in General Practice
The medical : community is not able to calculate such probabilities mathematically, especially with so many unknowns - one guy's preejaculate is not going to be the ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in 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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in 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. Michael Roman
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Always a chance: especially after ovulation. But can not put any percentage on this. But if you trying to get pregnant many different ways to increase the odds. Talk ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
25 years experience in Gynecology
Yes: At time of ovulation or within a week after ovulation.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Always a chance: The use of the condom is often quoted as a protection rate of >98% if used appropriately. The timing is not as protective as you may ovulate at diff ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mazin Abdullah
14 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Not likely: Pregnancy during your menstrual flow is not likely to get your pregnant. Sperm is not likely to survive the menstrual flow environment.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Protected : By protected i assume you mean you used a condom so the chance if pregnancy is almost zero.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience in 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 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Staley
8 years experience in 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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sex and ovulation: Having sex around the time of ovulation maximizes the odds of getting pregnant. The odds during any one menstrual cycle are around 20%
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Good: Probably about 20%. It should be fairly high if you are ovulating!

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