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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can my doctor determine if i got pregnant during my period?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Not possible: Its not possible to get pregnant while you are menstruating, as there is no egg present to fertilize. When a person is pregnant, one can determine the date of conception to a few days based on early ultrasound.

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A 37-year-old member asked:

Where do I find doctor and can you be pregnant if you have your period?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Possibly: 30% of pregnant women experience implantation bleeding at about the time they would expect their period. They mistake this bleeding as their period, when in fact, it isn't.
Last updated Mar 26, 2013

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