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A 23-year-old female asked:

Could i get pregnant if i have sex only for one day on my fertile day 2 days before my ovulation?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Possibly: Oobtain a home pregnancy test. They turn positive within 72 hours before your expected period. If it's negative, repeat in 1 week.
Dr. Charles Herrera
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Yes: Can check yourself or have it done via blood test.

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