A 16-year-old female asked:
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can you get pregnant 8 days before your period?

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Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on the length of cycle. Usally considered fertile in mid cycle.
Answered on Aug 27, 2017
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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Ovulation: Fertility depends upon when you ovulate in your cycle. Ovulation usually is just shy of half way through the cycle. Sperm left in the vagina on the five days leading up to ovulation are the most likely to cause pregnancy.
Answered on Aug 9, 2019

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