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A 23-year-old female asked:

Had implanon removed and received depo-provera shot after. had sex night before removal and ovulated day of removal. missed two periods. could i be pregnant?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
yes possible: As sperm can be viable unto 5 days in the female genital system , fertilization is possible ( pregnancy ) , if Depo-Provera shot did not prevent implantation , contraceptives has 1 % failure rate. Get a pregnancy test done or speak to your doctor.
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Last updated Feb 19, 2015

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