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How many days before ovulation can woman get pregnant?

How many days before ovulation can  woman get pregnant?

Ovulation : Is when the egg is released and that is the time a person can get pregnant. Ovulation occurs about 14 days before the next period is due to start. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a woman to get pregnant after her ovulation?

Is it possible for a woman to get pregnant after her ovulation?

12 hours: A mature egg may be fertilizable for about 12 hrs after ovulation. After that an egg is unlikely to fertile. ...Read more

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Can a woman just get pregnant 3 days before and 3 days after her ovulation?

Can a woman just get pregnant 3 days before and 3 days after her ovulation?

No: These are days that she would be less likely to become pregnant. She should focus on the day prior, the day after or the day of ovulation if she wishes to become pregnant. ...Read more

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Do woman get pregnant on the second say of fertilizing and / or ovulation day?

Do woman get pregnant on the second say of fertilizing and / or ovulation day?

No: Ovulation occurs over a few hours and the egg can only be fertilized for 12 to 24 hours. Sperm has to be waiting in the reproductive tract prior to ovulation for conception to occur. ...Read more

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How often do women get pregnant using pullout method 3-4days before ovulation.

How often do women get pregnant using pullout method 3-4days before ovulation.

~27% get pregnant/yr: The effectiveness of the withdrawal (pull-out) method is highly dependent on the male partner's ability to recognize when he is about to ejaculate, not ejaculating into the vagina or onto the vulva (outside vagina), cleaning off his penis and urinate prior to reattempting sex. With typical use, ~27/100 women will get pregnant (~4/100 with perfect use). However, this method will not prevent stis. ...Read more

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Is it better to get pregnant a day or two before ovulation or on the day of ovulation? Also can a woman get pregnant 1 day after she ovulates?

Is it better to get pregnant a day or two before ovulation or on the day of ovulation? Also can a woman get pregnant 1 day after she ovulates?

It doesn't matter: It doesn't matter is you get pregnant on the day of ovulation, day or two before or after. It is possible to get pregnant 1 day after ovulation. ...Read more

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Can a woman get pregnant 1 day after ovulation?

Probably not: The human egg is fertilizable only for 24 hrs after ovulation. It degrades after that time and is not able to be fertilized. The point is you probably don't know exactly when you ovulated, and there is a chance of unwanted pregnancy if you have sex after ovulation without contraception. ...Read more

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Does Ovulation determine that a female is able to become pregnant?

Does Ovulation determine that a female is able to become pregnant?

Not necessarily: The other parts of the system also has to work well such as patent fallopian tubes and beside that the partner has right amount of sperms in good condition. ...Read more

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Is during or around ovulation the only time a female can get pregnant?

Is during or around ovulation the only time a female can get pregnant?

Yes: Pregnancy occurs when the sperm meets the egg and fertilizes it in the fallopian tubes. Ovulation is the porcess by which a woman releases an egg. Therefore, an egg must be released for pregnancy to occur. Ovulation occurs usually around day 10-17 of the menstrual cycle, with day 1 being the day you get your period. ...Read more

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Hi! is it possible for a woman to get pregnant one day after ovulation?

Hi! is it possible for a woman to get pregnant one day after ovulation?

Yes: You can even be sexually active up to two days prior to ovulation and still conceive. It is far less likely, but possible for enough viable semen to last up to 48 hours to have fertilization to take place. ...Read more

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How do you know when you're done ovulating. What are the symptoms after ovulation for women that are not trying to get pregnant..

How do you know when you're done ovulating. What are the symptoms after ovulation for women that are not trying to get pregnant..

Mittelscherz: You can use ovulation prediction kits and some women have apps on their phones to predict ovulation days based on their periods. Ovulation usually occurs around 14 days after the 1 st day of your period and is a singular event (not over days). The cramping from it may last 2-3 days (mittelschmerz) and the egg is viable for conception for several days. ...Read more

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Can a ovulation test be positive if you are pregnant? Is it true some women have a cycle or similar to one during their pregnancy?

Can a ovulation test be positive if you are pregnant? Is it true some women have a cycle or similar to one during their pregnancy?

Two questions: Tricky answer in a few words. Women do not ovulate or cycle when pregnant; this is myth. Some bleed from other causes they confuse for a period. An ovulation test could in theory be + but not from ovulation, only if the lh test cross-reacts with hcg. Since a pregancy test is positive before the next ovulation, there'd be no reason to test ovulation. ...Read more

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Can precum get a woman pregnant a week after ovulation?

Can precum get a woman pregnant a week after ovulation?

Doubtul: Although it is possible to get pregnant with the pre-ejaculate, it is highly unlikely that a pregnancy will occur at 1 week after ovuation ...Read more

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Can a woman get pregnant if she has sex a week before ovulation?

Can a woman get pregnant if she has sex a week before ovulation?

Possibly: If she really desires to be pregnant then timing sex to begin starting a few days before ovulation is a good idea. If she doesn't want to be pregnant she should use protection at all times. Take care. ...Read more

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When can woman go for early pregnancy test(i heard after 6 days of ovulation, is it true?)?

When can woman go for early pregnancy test(i heard after 6 days of ovulation, is it true?)?

Hpt: At least one early pregnancy test product states it can provide results 6 days prior to a missed period. The company states it is > 99% accurate the day of the expected period. If you are using a standard pregnancy test would wait until you miss a period. If negative and still no period would repeat HPT in a week. Take care. ...Read more

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If a woman has a temperature at the time of ovulation does it decrease her chance of getting pregnant.?

If a woman has a temperature at the time of ovulation does it decrease her chance of getting pregnant.?

Maybe: Only if the illness caused a fluctuation enough to delay the ovulation. It is possible also that the increase in temperature night be hostile to the sperm, and that could also decrease the chances. ...Read more

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Do taking ovulation home tests, such as first response actually help a women in conceiving a pregnancy?

Do taking ovulation home tests, such as first response actually help a women in conceiving a pregnancy?

Ovulation: Women with regular cycles, have a surge in lh hormone levels that matures and ovulates (releases) the egg 24 - 48 hours later. This is the time you can get pregnant. If you have intercourse after 2-3 days ovulation, the chance of conceiving is far less but not zero. After 5 days, the chance is < 1% unless ovulation occurred later than you anticipated. ...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