A 20-year-old female asked:
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i want to get pregnant. i don't understand why i take so long to conceive. i was pregnant once but it resulted in a miscarriage?

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Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Variable: It takes most "normal" couples 8-15 months to conceive, which to many couples seems like a long time. The chance of pregnancy in any given cycle is only 17% and it is not additive. It is always 17% per cycle even if everything is normal and timing is perfect.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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