Can sperm survive in your vagina and get pregnant while you're on your period?

Very small chance. Studies have shown that sperm can survive inside a woman's body and fertilize an egg for up to six days. If you are having your period, have sex, and ovulate within six days of having sex - you have about a 3 in 1000 chance of conceiving. Not a great chance, but not a zero chance either.

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Whether a woman can get pregnant from a little sperm, perhaps less than half of the drop, which somehow gets into the vagina, five days before period?

Conception. If a woman has regular 28 day cycles, she is most likely to get pregnant 14 days prior to her period, or after for that matter. 5 days before the period is usually a less fertile time, but of course anything is possible. Less fertile is not infertile. Read more...

My last period on 25/8 and on 13/8 had a relation but just few drops of the sperm touch my vagina till today I didnt get my period can I be pregnant?

Here are some ... As the timing is concerned, 12 days apart between period & sex is the prime timing for pregnancy since ovulation takes place some 2 weeks before period regardless of period regularity. So, do HPT now and repeat it in 1-2 wks if the first test is (-) & still in doubt. But, don't forget timely professional attention & counseling for future planning.. Best wish ... Read more...

Can I get pregnant if I had sperm in my hand then touch my vagina? Now on my suspected period date I have pinkish blood on liner but red when wiped

Maybe. That would depend on how much sperm (semen) was on the fingers, how far up the vagina the fingers went, how fertile the sperm are, where in her monthly cycle she is (fertile days vs. nonfertile days), etc... If worried about pregnancy, one can do a home urine pregnancy test 3 weeks later, if no regular period comes. Read more...

My boyfriend rubbed his wet penis on the outer portion of my vagina. I missed my period. Am I pregnant? How long can the sperm survive on the opening?

Possible. It is possible that you are pregnant. If sperm from his penis got into your vagina then they can survive there until they cause fertilization. Sperm can live for up to 5 days in the female genital tract. Please take a pregnancy test as soon as possible. Read more...

Can you get pregnant a week to your period if semen was only on entrance of vagina?

? Pregnancy. Ovulation is often unpredictable and one should always use appropriate contraception if pregnancy is a concern. Condoms have the benefit of protecting against most sexually transmitted diseases. If you're concerned about pregnancy i would recommend taking a home pregnancy test and/or seeking the advice of your regular physician. Read more...

Can you get pregnant on your period if his penis never entered your vagina and you were wearing a tampon?

Unlikely. The timing is unfavorable and the circumstances are unfavorable, so your risks are minimal. It is not, however, absolutely impossible. Read more...
Back to school. I am a bit surprised that a woman would ask this question. You do not need a physician to tell you these basics. To get pregnant sperm have to be deposited deep in the vagina. And there is no risk of conception when you are having a normal period. Perhaps your curiosity can prompt you to take fifteen minutes today to learn the basics about your body: http://www.Ourbodiesourselves.Org. Read more...

If he cums inside you and you get your period a day later does the cum leave your vagina or stay in? Can you become pregnant? If so how.

Unlikely. Some semen is absorbed and some may leave with menses. If a period comes, a. Pregnancy usually does not. You would have to ovulate to get pregnant. Women do not ovulate when they are having a true menses. Read more...
Ovulation. No. This is not likely a time you get pregnant. Remember period are at the opposite end of the cycle from ovulation. You get pregnant from sperm deposited in the vagina on the days leading up to ovulation. But the bigger question here is why you are not protecting yourself from pregnancy with some simple form of birth control? Please consider this seriously. Read more...