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A 42-year-old member asked:

Egg being fertilized even while on period?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
No: If you are truly on your menstrual period there isno egg to be fertilized. If you are bleeding for otehr reasons it may be possible.

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A 43-year-old member asked:

Egg being fertilized even while on period. Is that possible?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
No: It's so implausible i'd say it's impossible. On the other hand, many reasons for vaginal bleeding besides a period, so an egg could theoretically get fertilized during an episode of irregular bleeding.
Panama City, FL
A 21-year-old female asked:

Once a egg becomes fertilized can you still get your period?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If the fertilized egg does not implant in the lining of the womb then yes, your period will come.

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