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Can A Woman Get Pregnant 5 Days Before Her Period
Whether a woman can get pregnant from a little sperm, perhaps less than half of the drop, which somehow gets into the vagina, five days before period?
Conception: If a woman has regular 28 day cycles, she is most likely to get pregnant 14 days prior to her period, or after for that matter. 5 days before the period is usually a less fertile time, but of course anything is possible. Less fertile is not infertile. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Possibly: A normal cycle is 28 days, ovulation is in the middle on day 14. Sperm can live in the female genital tract for up to 5 days so theoretically you could get pregnant both 10 days before and 10 days after your period. However, the best chance of pregnancy is to have sex closer to the time of ovulation. ...Read more
Please tell me, could a woman get pregnant when she and sex 2 to 3 days before her expected period?
Even though the: Timing makes it less likely, it is still possible. ...Read more
Yes.: The follicular phase starts the first day of the LMP and continues until ovulation. It can differ markedly between women from 7 to 40 days. The second half, the luteal phase is more precise usually12-16 days from day of ovulation to period. The length of the follicular phase can be changed through factors such as stress and illness. ...Read more
Can a woman get pregnant the next day after her period ends? If it lasts 5 days on a average 28 day cycle with precum?!
Possible: Sperm do persist for a while and it is always possible that you will ovulate early. In addition to that, the highest concentration of sperm is in the first ejaculatory impulse or precum. This is why people who use withdrawal for contraception are called parents. To be safe, use a reliable method of contraception along with condoms to decrease the risk of STD's. ...Read more
Can a woman get pregnant 14 days after her period (period lasting june10-14)and her cycle being 31days. Then also having sex 6 days after the 14days
If a woman's period is late by 5 days then she has unprotected sex, is there a chance she could still get pregnant?
Yes: Yes, unless the period eventually shows up. ...Read more
If a woman's cycle is 28 days and her period lasts for 5 days when can she have sex and not get pregnant?
Hi, I'm a 20yo woman with PCOS. My only symptom is that I rarely get my period. My doctor is adamant that I need to take a progestin pill ten days each month to induce a period, even though I don't ever plan on getting pregnant. Why?
Protect endometrium: Your doctor has probably concluded that your PCOS is associated with unopposed production of estrogens by your ovaries or adrenals. Taking a progestin pill periodically (monthly, every 3 months or every 6 months) should protect your endometrium from constant estrogen stimulation and reduce your risks of endometrial hyperplasia, polyploid tumors or endometrial cancer in the future. ...Read more
Possible: Although not likely, it is possible for a woman to conceive at this time. If she has short menstrual cycles and there is still viable sperm after the egg is released than pregnancy could occur. Please use protection for every act of vaginal intercourse if you aren't ready for pregnancy. ...Read more
Rare: It happens, but very rarely.Get a more detailed answer ›
If it is really: Your period, u cannot get pregnant during the period. ...Read more
High School Health: You get pregnant when you ovulate. Your period has very little to do with what is really happening in your body. The key to your fertility and what makes you a female is OVULATION. Not menstruation. Ovulation is the release of the egg from the ovary. Sperm, to cause pregnancy have to meet the egg then. Thus sperm left in the vagina on the five days before ovulation are the sperm that make baby. ...Read more
Yes, it is.: No periods in a woman who's had a period before means you're not ovulating (releasing an egg) every month. If you're not ttc you should still use birth control as you may still be fertile, and you can go from no period to prego without a period. If you're ttc see a reproductive endocrinology and infertility (rei) md for testing and treatment to help you conceive; see rei if you never had a period. ...Read more
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