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5 Days After Ovulation Symptoms
I am 16 days post ovulation. I took a pregnancy test this morning and it was negative. I have no pms sysmptoms like I normally would before a period. the only symptoms I have had this month were for 5 days after ovulation. severe bloating, cramping, dizzi
After missed period: Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about two weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. If the result is negative repeat the test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Can you feel pregnancy symptoms 6 days post ovulation? I am experiencing every single pregnancy symptom, especially the fullness in my lower abdomen.
How is it proven when implantation occurs? Different things are said: 3-5 days after ovulation, 6-10 days...?
Very good question: Historically, based on 1) studies of 'endometrial recptivity', 2) non-human primates (rhesus monkeys), and 3) embryo transfer in ivf. It's further complicated by dividing 'implantation' into phases. Currently the first phase is called adplantation and occurs after 6-7 days. The work of bergh and navot, 1992 is the foundation of endometrial receptivity http://humupd.Oxfordjournals.Org/content/13/. ...Read more
I measure bbt. I had 3 risen temperatures for 3 days after ovulation (14th day) & then low temp for 5 days until today. Is it normal? What to expect?
Normal: What you described is normal variation during a menstrual cycle and you should expect a normal next cycle unless you engaged in sex at the fertile period, in which case you could be pregnant. If you miss your period, do a home test 4-5 days after missed period, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in the kit, carefully. ...Read more