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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Can you get pregnant without having sex?

Can you get pregnant without having sex?

If semen present: To get pregnant sperm from a man has to get to the egg from a woman. If sperm is spilled on or near the vagina and it manages to get inside the vagina the pregnancy is possible. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant without having sex?

Can you get pregnant without having sex?

Technically yes: If you choose to use assisted reproductive methods- artificial insemination or in vitro yes you can. But if you mean by traditional methods- you can only get pregnant if sperm enters the vagina. So if you don't want to get stds or pregnant keep the penis and vagina completely separated. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant without having sex on ovulation date?

Can you get pregnant without having sex on ovulation date?

Ah, grammar....: We cannot get pregnant w/out having sex, but it need not be exactly on the day of ovulation. If it was the day before, sperm live long enough to wait for the egg. If the day after, it is still there and fresh when they get there. The greatest chance slowly lessens - to never quite zero. So, if you had unprotected sex near ovulation, yes. ...Read more

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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

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Can i get pregnant without sex?

Can i get pregnant without sex?

Yes: Any way that viable semen enters your vagina near when you ovulate can cause pregnancy. For example if you get sperm on your hand/fingers and then insert them into your vagina, you could get pregnant, etc. ...Read more