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Sex after ovulation

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinah Canda
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Possible: Menstrual cycles can be irregular especially in the younger age group. However, pregnancy is also likely with sexual intercourse during the fertility ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Anthony Balcom
Specializes in Urology
Yes: Yes, ovulation releases an egg, so having sex shortly before, with 24 hours or so, or within 72 hours or so after ovulation is likely to result in pre ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kenan Omurtag
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
I would...: If you are using an ovulation predictor kit, make sure you have intercourse the day the kit reads positive and the day after.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Having intercourse after ovulation is not a reliable way to avoid pregnancy. Its difficult to know when ovulation occurs and the egg persists for a v ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
Less than 24 hours: Probably less than 24 hours after ovulation. You should not get pregnant from sex a week and a half after you ovulate. Sometimes you can ovulate later ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J Ricardo Loret De Mola
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Pregnant?: You could be pregnant, get a home pregnancy test.
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A female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Simple answer is yes, as nothing is really 100% effective. However, you are much less likely to become pregnant if you use reliable protection.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nabila Babar
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Most likely not: but sometimes ovulation can be delayed etc also. but if you used protection chances low depending on what kind you used
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
AM "after" pill.: The "morning after pill" does not always work. It depends on creating an unfavorable biologic condition for implantation to occur. If you are certain ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Motherhood: The chances of getting pregnant are highest around your ovulatory period. If you are not ready to have a baby, or abort an unwanted pregnancy, then yo ... Read More
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