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Dr. Katharine Cox
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Can you get pregnant 5 days or more before ovulation day?

Can you get pregnant 5 days or more before ovulation day?

Usually not: Should too early as the sperm should only live for 72 hrs at the max, if indeed u did ovulate then and not before then. ...Read more

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If I had unprotected sex during ovulation, can I take a pregnancy test in five days? Since it is possible to get pregnant the same day of ovulating?

If I had unprotected sex during ovulation, can I take a pregnancy test in five days? Since it is possible to get pregnant the same day of ovulating?

Too soon to test.: It's probably too soon to test. Check the directions on the pregnancy test kit and follow the directions exactly. Make sure kit has not expired. And if you have not been in a long-term mutually monogamous relationship, it is not too early to get checked for sexually transmitted diseases, so do that while you wait. ...Read more

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How likely is it that i could get pregnant 5 days before ovulation using the pull out method.** tmi alert** i was very dry afterwards?

How likely is it that i could get pregnant 5 days before ovulation using the pull out method.** tmi alert** i was very dry afterwards?

Possible: The sperm can live for several days inside the woman. Ovulation is not easily determined or regular. Sperm sometimes escape the man before he completely ejaculates. So, it is possible for you to get pregnant under the conditions you mention though low likelihood. Use better contraception to be safe. Good luck. ...Read more

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So even though i can get pregnant 5 days before ovulation, having sex two or 3 days before has a better change of conception?

So even though i can get pregnant 5 days before ovulation, having sex two or 3 days before has a better change of conception?

All about sperm: The length a time one fresh sperm may survive inside a female's body is five days. You are asking questions that are common but impossible to answer. Each ejaculation is millions and millions of sperm. It only takes one sperm to impregnate an egg. Sperm on any of the 'fertile' days has a chance of causing a pregnancy. ...Read more

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I'm confused; I have some doctors saying that sperm is only active for 48 to 72 hours then saying that someone can get pregnant 5 days before ovulation?

I'm confused; I have some doctors saying that sperm is only active for 48 to 72 hours then saying that someone can get pregnant 5 days before ovulation?

Pregnancy sperm: You are informed relatively corrected that sperm survived about 3 days( 72hrs) and eggs about one or two days. And pregnancy is extremely unlikely if after 5 days which by statistic as an old egg that probably explained those failed succeessful pregnancy or abortive pregnancies. To try to get pregnant at the optimal time is essential for healthy pregnancy. Good luck, . ...Read more

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Could pre ejaculation get you pregnant 5 days before ovulation?

Could pre ejaculation get you pregnant 5 days before ovulation?

Yes: There can be sperm (not many) found in pre-ejaculate fluid, so women can get pregnant even when ejaculation occurs outside of the vagina if not wearing a condom. There may not be any sperm in pre-ejaculate however. You should get a pregnancy test to be sure, although in all likelihood you are not pregnant. ...Read more

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Is sex 5 days before ovulation day a good if I'm trying to get pregnant?

Is sex 5 days before ovulation day a good if I'm trying to get pregnant?

Pregnancy: The best time to become pregnant is one to two days before ovulation. The egg lasts about 1 day once released by the ovary and sperm can last up to six days in your body. There is about a six day window for sperm to meet an egg. You should have sex every couple of days around this period to be sure there are always sperm in the fallopian tubes to meet the egg when it is released. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more