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A 17-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to get pregnant if you have sex on the fourth day of your period?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Yes: Anyone having sex without condoms for birth control is at risk of getting pregnant. During your menstrual cycle is a less likely time but certainly still possible. If you don't want to be pregnant use condoms for birth control. If sex was within 72 hours use plan b.

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It is possible to get pregnant when you have sex on your last day of period and you use condoms?

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Can you get pregnant if you have sex a day after your period ended ? And if you are irregular ?

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Is it possible to have a period after having sex and becoming pregnant??

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Is it possible to get pregnant if I have sex 8 days after the 1st day of my period?

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A 36-year-old member asked:

Is it possible to become pregnant by having sex the day your period starts?

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Unlikely but . . .: Conception can from several days before to after ovulation which occurs 2wks prior to menses. So if your menses occurred, it's unlikely that you ovulated at the time of unprotected sex. With that said, some women do spot during implantation. So the best way to determine if you're pregnant (or not) is to take a home pregnancy test. If negative, go see your doctor for contraception (if desired).

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