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A 27-year-old female asked:

can you get pregnant on the day you ovulate if you have intercourse that day?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Sure : Having intercourse in the days surrounding ovulation is exactly how one gets pregnant.

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A 24-year-old female asked:

Are u pose to have intercourse on ovulation day to get pregnant ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Mary David
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Yes: If you are trying to conceive, you are most likely to conceive between 2 days before through 2 days after ovulation. Hope this helps. Best wishes.

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