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A 22-year-old male asked:

My cycle comes on every 28 days for 7 days. is it possible that i can still conceive 5 days before my cycle is due? or only during my fertile days?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 52 years experience
Only when possible: You can conceive only when there is a viable extruded egg. This is usually 10-14 days before your period. An egg may be viable 5 days before period, but that is highly unlikely.
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