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Can You Get Pregnant If Your Period Is Late
Is it possible to get pregnant 13 days after your period, from when it starts? And my period is late 3 days so far.
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
After taking plan b, can you get your period within 3 weeks & not be pregnant because of a late period.
Can you get pregnant if you have unprotected sex the day before your period? Had sex with my bf the day before I was supposed to have my period. I took a pregnancy test 3 days after my late period and another about 10 days after I expected to have my peri
You: You can get pregnant at any point during your cycle, even though it is much less common to get pregnant during menstruation. Even though pregnancy is the number 1 reason for a missed period, other things can cause an irregular cycle also such as stress, poor diet, lots of exercise and hormone imbalance. Even though most home pregnancy tests are 97% accurate a week or 2 after your missed period, if you are still worried, you may want to have your doctor test you. Even if your test comes out negative at the doctor's office, you can discuss your missed period with them and also various methods of birth control that will work for you. ...Read more
No: But to make sure do a pregnancy test 2 weeks after the period and repeat in 4 weeks if you miss miss your next period. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Take a home pregnancy test to know. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean when your period is late then starts on the day it should end. Could I be pregnant?
Cycle length varies:
It's possible but more likely you ovulated later this past month. As women get into their later reproductive yrs, the cycle length may vary. Run a home pregnancy test to be sure. Here is a link to an article about how the period changes as women get older.
http://www. Cascadewomenshealth. Org/download/pdfs/healtheducation/transitions%20to%20menopause/period%20change%20as%20you%20get%20older. Pdf. ...Read more
If your period is late what cause this other than pregnancy. I'm sexually active. No stds, healthly relationship.
Is it possible to be pregnant with just being sick to your stomach but not actually throwing up, after your period is late?
What is the difference between a late period and a missed period? Why is a late period a sign if pregnancy if your period actually came?
You can get pregnant when you ovulate - if your cycle is regular and monthly, that is usually around 2 weeks after your last period started. If you period is late this cycle, you don't know when you ovulated (or if you did) so keep using contraception to avoid pregnancy. If at all unsure, check with your obgyn for an exam.
Good luck! ...Read more
Infertility: If your period is late, that usually suggests that you might be pregnant. If your periods are irregular, that might explain infertility. If you've tried to get pregnant for over a year but w/o success, it's time to go see reproductive endocrinologist for testing. In meantime, start taking prenatal vitamin (to lower risk for ntd) & have your partner get semen analyzed & sperm counted. ...Read more
My period is late (-pg test) is it possible to get pregnant still from now until my period decides to come?
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
Can sex cause a late period? If Ur pregnant can you still get cycle heavy the first day to light almost non existing for about 3 days? Implantation?
Bleeding: Some women will still bleed in their first few months. Not normal but can happen. Implantation bleeding occurs about 2 weeks after you start your period ...Read more
Is it possible to get pregnant if you're period is late. You have sex. 2 days later it starts. Don't think so just want opinions?
Very doubtful: However, look at it this way: ANY unprotected sexual intercourse can lead to pregnancy. Sperm cells can be present in clear male sexual secretions. The fact that your cycle started is great: not using birth control and condoms...not so much. Time to see your gYN and protect yourself from pregnancy and STDs ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it possible to get pregnant with a mirena (levonorgestrel) coil? Having quite a few symptoms and period is late. Posted a question yesterday but wasn't much help.
Very rare: Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds are very effective with very low failure rates. You could simply take a home pregnancy test and in minutes you will have your answer. This is what your doctor would do. If positive it's important to be seen immediately due to the risk of tubal pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer