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Can You Get Pregnant On Day 18 Of Your Cycle
Depends on variables: The egg makes a journey into the fallopian tubes after ovulation and needs to encounter sperm after it does. The journey takes some time, and fertilization should occur in the tube for the conceptus to have enough time to develop. It must reach a stage that can inplant in the womb or it would be shed by the body. So there is a possibility. ...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
I don't know if this is medical or not. But I'm wondering if it's possible to get pregnant even if you're not ovulating. I learned that if you have unprotected sex, no matter what day of the month it is, you will get pregnant.
Yes,: Yes, that is a very good question. It is impossible to know exactly when a woman ovulates. Typically, it is about two weeks after the first day of her last period, but this varies a great deal. If the hormones are "out of whack", so to speak, then ovulation is very difficult to predict. Some women also have irregular periods or even spotting that is not actually their period, which also makes it difficult to predict. Therefore, you are right; unprotected sex can lead to pregnancy on almost any day of the cycle. ...Read more
Ovulation: Thank you for reaching out here. But how does a 24 year old not know when they are fertile? You are fertile when you ovulate in your cycle. Ovulation is usually just shy of half way through and this represents when the ovary releases the readied egg. Sperm, to cause pregnancy, have to be ready to meet the egg when it is ovulated. So, sperm on the five days before ovulation cause pregnancy. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Ovulation time is around day10 to 16 days before the start of your next period and varies between women. If you have a 28 day cycle, your fertile 3 days is around day 12 to day 14.Your best time to try to get pregnant with your 28 days cycle is day 10 to day 16. Be sure to have intercourse every other day to give enough time for sperm production. ...Read more
Was wondering what the percentage is to get pregnant on day 11 on a 25 day cycle if u r 36 years old? Thanks
No: That should not happen.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I only get pregnant on day 14 of my 28 day cycle? Can it happen any time during ovulating week?
There is a window: N it does not have to happen on certain day. There is a window of opportunity that is a few days. ...Read more
Yep!: You can get pregnant anytime during your cycle. Some times are more likely than others, mid cycle being more probable. But if you don't want to get pg, then no day is safe. ...Read more
Dear docs, I can't get my head around how I could get pregnant on day 24 of my cycle. (usually a 27/28 day one.) please help!
Delayed ovulation: In some women, for whatever reason, they can experience a delay in when they ovulate. Also, there is variation in exactly when conception, implantation and growth begins leading to variation in the presumed timing of conception looking backwards. ...Read more
Is someone who has a 25day menstrual cycle likely to get pregnant on day 7 of the menstrual cycle?
How common is it for females to ovulate during period or right after period? Is it rare to get pregnant on day 4 of period?
Back to school: I am happy to have you reach out to us and not be afraid to show how little you understand of your own body. Your female fertility centers around ovulation. Ovulation is the expression of the egg from the ovary ready for impregnation. This event happens just shy of half way through your cycle. If the egg does not get impregnated then the uterus cleans out with a period. ...Read more
How likely can you get pregnant on day 7 of a 30 day cycle? I had sex on the day my period was almost over. Day 7. With light bleeding on day 8.
Is it likely for a girl to get pregnant on day 7 of their cycle while having sex without a condom, and taking tri sprintec (birth control)?
Day #14: The first day of your period is day #1. Count the days through your period finishing and then consider day #14 is the most common day for ovulation to occur. Sperm may live in the cervix, uterus, and fallopian tubes for 2-4 days, so you are most fertile on days #12 - #16. If you want to get pregnant, consider having sex around this time. ...Read more
Yes: If you have a 28 day cycle, you should ovulate day 14. An act of intercourse can result in conception up to about 5 days later. That being said, days 12 - 13 is right in the ideal time to conceive ...Read more
See below: In an idealized 28 day cycle, days 11-17 are most productive. ...Read more
Highly unlikely: I'm assuming you have a 28-30d cycle. In which case you ovulate on day 14-16...If the egg isn't fertilized within a day, meaning by day 15-17, then it won't ever and the likelihood of pregnancy is very low. At 26 days, i'd be very surprised, still why take chances? Get contraception. Consider an iud or implant, which are safe and work well. Http://www. Bedsider. Com. ...Read more
It is possible: To get pregnant any time you have unprotected intercourse. You likely ovulate on the 14-15th day of your cycle with a 30 day cycle. Therefore, it is unlikely. If you miss a period then it is prudent to check a pregnancy test 4-5 days later. ...Read more