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Can you get pregnant while you are on your period?

Can you get pregnant while you are on your period?

See below: It's the other way around. You can be pregnant and you don't know it. Up to 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected periods because the baby as implanted into the womb. This gives the impression of a period when it's not your real period. ...Read more

Dr. Steven Griggs
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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Can you get pregnant on your period if you have sex while on your period can you get pregnant

Can you get pregnant on your period if you have sex while on your period can you get pregnant

It : It is a long shot. All the stars would need to align. If you had your unprotected sex around the last day of menses and you still had viable sperm by the time you ovulated. Since the average sperm can live around 3 to 7 days (occassionally longer), you would have to ovulate within that time frame. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on you period?

Can you get pregnant while on you period?

Confusing: No, but it can seem that way. Up to 30% of pregnant people will bleed during their expected menses due to implantation bleeding. This leads to conusion because these women may not know they're pregnant. They'll think that they got pregnant during their period when they didn't. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Be careful: Usually not but be careful because you might not have a true period and could have an unintended pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Pregnant: If the bleeding is really your period and not periovulatory (midcycle) spotting, you cannot get pregnant on your period. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Unlikely: During your period is the initiation of your cycle and recruitment of follicles. So there won't any egg available for fertilization. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period?

Can you get pregnant while on your period?

No, not unless...: A woman cannot get pregnant during the first few days of her normal regular periods. However, if she has some spotting and is not on her period, but mistakenly thinks she is on her period, it is possible that she is fertile during the spotting. A urine pregnancy test can be done about 3 weeks after sex, if worried. ...Read more

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Might you get pregnant while on your period?

Might you get pregnant while on your period?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you get your period while pregnant?

Can you get your period while pregnant?

See below: 30% of pregnant women experience implantation bleeding at about the time they would expect their period. They mistake this bleeding as their period, when in fact, it isn't. ...Read more

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Can you get your period while your pregnant?

Can you get your period while your pregnant?

Should not: Should not but some times you get some spotting....Not dense at all....Follow with your ob/gyn. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

How?: It is hard to have a relation...There is no egg to be fertilized so no preganancy. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

Can you get pregnant while your on your period?

It happens anytime: You can get pregnant at any time during your cycle. The chance is less right before/during/after period, but still happens. Best chance is around time of ovulation--often midcycle for most women. Many women have some light period/bleeding during the first month or two after becoming pregnant. It is very easy and fast to do a home pregnancy test--which is highly accurate. So, check a hpt. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while your period?

Can you get pregnant while your period?

Yes: You always have to rule out pregnancy. Get a home pregnancy test. They should turn positive about the time you're a week late. If it's negative, repeat it and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Are you likely to get pregnant while on your period?

Are you likely to get pregnant while on your period?

Unlikely: If you have very regular cycles and have your normal period, ovulation would occur midcycle-on days 14 to 16 if your cycle is every 28 to 32 days. Sperm lasts from 3 to 5 days so that pregnancy up to 5 days from day 7 of your period isn't likely. However, this is just a guideline but i hope it helps you. ...Read more

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If you have sex while u on your cycle can you get pregnant?

If you have sex while u on your cycle can you get pregnant?

Not impossible: Although it is unlikely that you would get pregnant on your period, it is not entirely impossible. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while on your period or ovulate?

Can you get pregnant while on your period or ovulate?

Please Clarify: These are not the same thing. Ovulation is when you can get pregnant. This is when you are most fertile. The period is the cleaning out of the uterus after you do not get pregnant. ...Read more

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Could you get pregnant while on your period?

Could you get pregnant while on your period?

Yes: Pregnancy is fairly unusual after having sex while on your period, but it certainly could happen. ...Read more

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Dr. Sheila Smith
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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more