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To get pregnant, must you have sex right when ovulation occurs?
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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: No
Both the egg and the sperm have some leeway here.
The sperm can be viable for several days and the egg can be viable for 24 hours or more. If your looking to avoid pregnancy, err on caution and leave a pretty big window, if trying to concieve time it closer.

In brief: No
Both the egg and the sperm have some leeway here.
The sperm can be viable for several days and the egg can be viable for 24 hours or more. If your looking to avoid pregnancy, err on caution and leave a pretty big window, if trying to concieve time it closer.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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In brief: Yes
One needs some sperm and one egg.

In brief: Yes
One needs some sperm and one egg.
Dr. Marvin Stein
Dr. Marvin Stein
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