When Did I Get Pregnant or Conceive?

Updated on September 5, 2018
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Marissa is the writer of ThePracticalMommy and owner of Mommy Knows What's Best. She is a stay-at-home mom to four and was a teacher.

When did I conceive?
When did I conceive?

Many women, upon finding out that they are pregnant, try to figure out the exact day the pregnancy began. This happens for several reasons: curiosity, due date estimation, or paternity issues.

No matter what the reason, finding out the exact day that pregnancy began can be tricky. Here's how to find out around what day you conceived by:

  • Understanding your menstrual cycle
  • Calculating the date of ovulation
  • Figuring out the date of conception

When Did I Conceive or Get Pregnant?

The best way to calculate the day you likely conceived is to figure out approximately when you ovulated. According to Dr. Jennifer Landa, a board-certified OB/GYN, "If you have a "perfect" 28 day cycle, then ovulation happens on day 14 and you can get pregnant for about 12-24 hours after ovulation. Of course, many women don't have a 28-day cycle. Anything from 21 days to 35 days is considered normal. So to figure out when you got pregnant if you have a different cycle, ovulation comes 10 to 14 days before your period." If you had sex during this fertile window, then it is possible that you conceived during those days.

How Do I Figure Out When I Ovulate?

Ovulation is the time when you can conceive, so it is important to figure out what days you ovulate. Ovulation usually occurs in the middle of a woman's monthly cycle. For most, it occurs 10-14 days before your next period. You will need to subtract 10-14 by the length of your cycle.

Example of Figuring Out When You Got Pregnant

Let's say you had a period starting on February 1st, and you have a 28-day cycle.

  1. Mark the first day of your period (February 1) on the calendar.
  2. Then mark the last day of your cycle. If your period starts on February 1, and you have a 28-day cycle, then you would mark February 28th as your last day.
  3. Count back 10-14 days from February 28, which would be around February 14th-18th. Highlight these days. These are your most fertile days, so the days you most likely conceived would be around the 14th of February to about the 18th.

Conception calendar
Conception calendar

How to Figure Out the Conception Date

Let's say you ovulate on day 10 of your cycle. The egg comes out of the ovaries and waits for 24 hours in your fallopian tube. There's two possibilities of what could occur:

  1. Sperm from intercourse 3-5 days ago can meet the egg in the fallopian tube and fertilize the egg.
  2. Sperm from intercourse that day or the day after can meet the egg in the fallopian tube and fertilize the egg.

If you have intercourse during day 7 of your cycle and you ovulate on day 10, it's possible that conception can begin on day 10 or 11, depending on how quickly the sperm finds the egg. If you have intercourse on day 10 or your cycle, the same day you ovulate, conception can begin that day or the 11th day.

Example

Let's say you have a period on June 28th. On a 28-day cycle, your next period would be on July 26. 10 to 14 days before July 26 would be around July 12th to July 16th, which is when you'd be most fertile and more likely to conceive.

Note: These examples are based on a 28-day cycle. If you have a longer or shorter cycle, you should calculate your ovulation by subtracting 10-14 from the number of days in your cycle or by using this ovulation chart. On average, many women ovulate around these days. Those with irregular periods or who do not ovulate all of the time may not be able to rely on this method.

When Does Conception Occur?

The exact moment of conception is debatable, but it begins when a sperm burrows into the egg within 24 hours after ovulation. Some say conception is right at the moment when sperm meets egg; others say it is when the combination of sperm and egg implant into the uterus.

Symptoms During Ovulation

There are, of course, other ways to figure out ovulation, including signs of bodily change that occur during this time.

  • Changes in cervical fluid: Your cervical mucus will be clear and stretchy, like egg white.
  • Change in basal body temperature: After you ovulate, you will see a rise in temperature. You need to track your BBT over several months in order to predict when ovulation occurs.
  • Change in texture and position of cervix: During ovulation, the cervix is open and becomes softer and is positioned higher up.
  • Mild cramping: Some women report feeling a twinge on one side of their lower abdomen. This is known as mittleschmertz, and it should only last a few hours, if at all.
  • Light spotting: This is rare, but some women may experience light spotting when they wipe. Bleeding should not be heavy, red, or last more than a few hours.
  • Mild bloating: A rise in oestrogen levels prior to ovulation will trigger the release of LH (luteinizing hormone). This surge in hormones causes water retention, which leads to feelings of bloat.

How Many Days Before and After Ovulation Can You Get Pregnant?

The sperm survives in the female reproductive tract for six days, and the egg is viable for 12 to 24 hours after ovulation. This means you can get pregnant from having sex six days before ovulation and one day after. However, for best results, Dr. Sinem Karipcin, an OB/GYN and infertility specialist, says, "The best days to conceive are the three days prior to ovulation and the actual day of ovulation."

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How Long Do Sperm Live?

Sperm can live for up to five days inside of a woman's body after intercourse. In some rare cases, and with perfect conditions, some sperm may even live up to seven days after intercourse!

Strong, healthy sperm can reach a woman's fallopian tubes in as little as 30 minutes, while it may take others several days. If an egg is there within the 30 minutes, conception can occur right then. If the egg is not there yet, the sperm can live a few days in the fallopian tubes and fertilize the egg once it is released.

Can You Get Pregnant Right Before Your Period?

This is a very rare occurrence, but it can happen if a woman has a very short luteal phase (the 12 to 16 day period between ovulation and the onset of a menstrual period). In cases when a woman gets pregnant a few days before her period, ovulation occurred shortly before the start of a woman's period, meaning the luteal phase was only a few days long. Short luteal phases often result in pregnancy complications and miscarriages, so be sure to speak with a doctor. Progesterone supplementation can save future pregnancies.

Are Conception Dates Accurate?

Unless you have taken some sort of hormone test to determine the possibility of ovulation, there's no real way of knowing when you would exactly conceive. This is why women with regular cycles use the estimation of ovulation happening within the 10th-14th days of their cycle. The methods above are accurate within one to five days, but the exact date is impossible to pinpoint. This is why doctors use the date of your last menstrual period to date a pregnancy. They do this for consistency, and if you really want to know when you conceived, then you can assume it was about two weeks after your last period.

Tracking Your Menstrual Cycle

An average menstrual cycle usually lasts anywhere from 26-35 days in length. During this time, a few things occur:

  • Days 1-7: You will have a period. This is when the uterine lining is shed if there is no pregnancy.
  • Days 10-14: This is your fertile period, or ovulation, when an egg is released from the ovaries. This will likely be the time when you conceive.
  • Days 15-35: If you get pregnant, this is when implantation occurs. This stage is also known as the luteal phase.

This is an average cycle for many women. For those with irregular cycles, calculating your ovulation period can be tricky, and there is no real way of predicting when ovulation occurs without some type of hormone testing, which can be done with an over-the-counter ovulation predictor kit or blood test.

How Did I Get Pregnant?

When Does Implantation Occur After Ovulation?

Once sperm and egg have met and the egg is fertilized, the egg becomes a tiny ball of cells and travels down into the uterus. If it is a viable pregnancy, meaning that the ball of cells is growing normally, it will try to implant or burrow into the lining of the uterus where it can grow into a baby.

This process of implantation can happen about 7-10 days after ovulation, more or less. If you ovulate on day 10 of your cycle, implantation could occur anywhere from days 17-20 of your cycle. Basically, it happens about a week before your next expected period.

Most women do not realize that implantation has occurred, but some women do experience some symptoms:

Once implantation has occurred, the embryo continues to grow and develop. This triggers a hormonal response from the body, which tells the body not to shed the uterine lining in the period. The hormone responsible for this is human chorionic gonadotropin, or hCG. It is the same hormone that is used by home pregnancy tests to indicate a pregnancy.

How Do I Calculate My Due Date?

On average, a baby arrives 240 days (40 weeks) after the first day of your last menstrual period. This is the gestational age, and it is what most doctors and health care professionals use to calculate the due date. It includes the two weeks prior to conception when a woman is not pregnant. Of course, this is based on a 28-day cycle, and days will need to be adjusted for longer or shorter cycles. But, even with adjustments, less than 10 percent of women actually deliver on their calculated due dates, so giving birth two weeks before or after the estimated due date is normal.

How Do You Calculate Gestational Age?

Gestational age is measured in weeks. To figure out the gestational age, you take the first day of your last menstrual cycle and count how many weeks it has been up to the current date. Delivery will usually occur around the 38th or 40th week.

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Why Do They Use the Last Period to Date a Pregnancy?

It is nearly impossible to know the exact date of conception, so doctors start with the first day of the last known menstrual cycle. A baby's actual age is called the "fetal age," and this age is two weeks less than the gestational age because it doesn't include the two weeks prior to conception. Doctors like to use gestational age because it is easier to count from a woman's last period than to guess when a baby was conceived. A baby can be delivered and survive any time from the 22nd week of pregnancy to the 41st week. Of course, the further along the pregnancy is, the better chance the baby will have of surviving without medical intervention.

Example: If your last period was June 28th, your estimated due date is April 4th. Does that mean you conceived on the 28th? No. Conception most likely occurred two weeks after, during the days of July 8th-July 12th.

Very few women actually deliver on their due dates. The due date is an estimation of when the baby could come. The baby and your body actually decides when the time is right for the baby to be completed with development and to be delivered.

Question: If your due date is April 4th but you deliver on March 28th, does that change the conception date?

Answer: No. Your conception date basically remains the same. It just means that your baby was ready to enter the world a few days sooner than expected!

When Did I Conceive Based on an Ultrasound?

Within the first two months of pregnancy, a woman will have her first ultrasound scan. Most of the time this is done to determine the due date, but sometimes it is done just to make sure the pregnancy is progressing normally.

From the scan, doctors can determine an estimated due date and a possible conception date. These dates are based on the measurements of the baby and of the uterus and how they correspond to average measurements.

Sometimes, the dates given from this scan can be off by a few days. For instance, a woman may think she is about 12 weeks and 3 days pregnant with a due date of August 10th and a conception date of November 17th, but her scan says she is about 13 weeks pregnant with a due date of August 6th with a conception date of November 13th. Does it change anything? Not at all. It just means that the measurements from the scan correspond to someone who is 13 weeks pregnant, and the dates are estimated based on that.

Scans given early in pregnancy are known to be off a few days, but later on in the pregnancy, the scans tend to be right on target. The only time a scan would indicate you were further along in pregnancy during late pregnancy is when the baby is larger than expected, either due to genes or macrosomia (a condition where the baby grows to be large, sometimes due to gestational diabetes).

Just like basing your due date from your last period is an estimate, an ultrasound scan gives fairly accurate estimates about when your baby is due and when he or she was conceived.

When Did I Get Pregnant?

Who Is the Father of My Baby?

If you have been with more than one man during your cycle, you may be wondering: "Who is the father of my baby?"

You can use your dates to try to figure it out, of course, but your best chance at knowing without a doubt who the father is would be to have a paternity test done once the baby is born.

If you would like to try to figure it out and you have regular cycles, here's how:

  1. Using a calendar, mark your last period on the calendar and figure out your possible dates of ovulation (use the information above). Mark your possible days of ovulation with an 'O'.
  2. Think of each time you were with someone. Using #1 and #2 (and so on), mark each encounter on your calendar.
  3. Do any of the #s fall within your ovulation dates?

Once you have your calendar marked, it's time to analyze. Start with the first man. Were you with him any time leading up to ovulation or during ovulation? If so, he could be the father. Same thing with the second man, and so on.

Look at the Following Scenarios and See If Any Apply to You

Scenario 1: You were with Guy #1 on June 20th. You got your period around June 28th. You then were with Guy #2 from July 1st-3rd, and July 11th-13th.

Who is the father? Guy #2 would be the father since you had a period after Guy #1. Also, you were with Guy #2 during your fertile time.

Scenario 2: You have your period June 28th. You were with Guy #1 on June 29th, July 3rd, and July 5th. You were with Guy #2 on July 7th-11th.

Who is the father? Guy #2 is most likely the father since you were with him closest to your fertile time. If for some reason, however, you ovulated sooner than the 10th of July, there's potential that Guy #2 could be the father since his sperm may have lived from the 5th-10th. In this case, I suggest a paternity test so there aren't any doubts.

Scenario 3: You have your period on June 28th. You were with Guy # 1 on the 10th of July, and you were with Guy #2 on the 12th of July.

Who is the father? There's no way to know without a paternity test. Since you were with both men so close together, it's possible that both of their sperm were in you when you ovulated and either one could be the father.

Again, a paternity test would be the sure way of knowing who the father of your baby could be. Once the baby is born, the test can be done and no one will have second guesses.

Paternity Test While Pregnant

While it is possible to determine paternity during pregnancy, the tests aren't recommended for basic cases. Why? Prenatal paternity tests can be invasive tests, meaning that a needle needs to be placed into the mother's abdomen and into the space where the baby is growing.

Paternity can be determined using amniocentesis where amniotic fluid is drawn through a needle, or chorionic villi sampling where tiny pieces of the chorionic villi found on the lining of the uterus are removed using a thin tube or a needle. Both carry slight possibilities of miscarriage, which is why they are not recommended for paternity testing alone.

There is a method to try to find the DNA of the baby in the mother's bloodstream during pregnancy, but this method is not 100% reliable.

For more information, visit the American Pregnancy Association website.

Date of Conception

Your date of conception, or the date of when you became pregnant, is an estimated date that can be figured out using the date of your last period. By knowing more about ovulation, conception, and implantation, it's easy to see how the date of conception is an estimated date since it's nearly impossible to pinpoint any of the three times in your cycle.

Even though it's an estimated date, knowing when you may have conceived can help with figuring out due dates and other pregnancy-related issues.

Best wishes with your pregnancy!

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Disclaimer

I am not a medical expert and can only give educated answers to any questions you have based on my personal experience. Please seek proper advice and treatment from your doctor.

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      TomekiaHall 

      9 days ago

      Hello if my due date is june 29,2018 when did I get pregnant

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      Marissa 

      11 days ago from United States

      Jed, by the time you were with the other man, it seems that you may have already been pregnant by your boyfriend. I still suggest a paternity test.

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      Jed 

      2 weeks ago

      Had my Lmp on 26th july, i used herbal cleanser from 3rd to 10th aug while sleeping with my boyfriend, the rest of the days i was also sleeping with him somedays we skip but on 20th aug i slept with another guy, on 21st i had tender breasts and on 26th took a test and it was positive, on 14th sept had an ultrasound and i was 6wks 5days pregnant who might be the father of my baby? Pls help

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      Marissa 

      2 weeks ago from United States

      Lee, unfortunately, because you took the plan b pill, I cannot make an accurate guess. It often changes your hormones and your cycles.

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      Lee 

      2 weeks ago

      I need help if you can my last period was 6/25 i had sex on 7/2 with guy #1 and the condom broke i took the plan B pill on 7/3 and had sex with the guy i was seeing again on 7/4 without protection and i started bleeding again on 7/7 i had sex with guy 2 again on 7/13, and 7/23 without protection im due april 1st how do i know if it was guy 1 or 2

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      Sanhee 

      4 weeks ago

      I had my period on 19 October to 22 October and i had sex on the 25th is possible for me to be pregnant and how far I'm?i can feel my body is changed and my cravings

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      Marissa 

      4 weeks ago from United States

      Jillian, I'm not sure what you mean by safe period. If you are interested in tracking your cycles, I suggest using an app.

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      Marissa 

      4 weeks ago from United States

      Ella, being that you were with both men within just a few days, there's no way for me to guess.

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      Ella 

      4 weeks ago

      My LMP is feb 15. I slept with guy #1 feb 25 then he used withdrawal. I slept to a guy #2 feb 27,28 till march and he cum inside me since we started having sex. My due date is on november 22. I just want to know who the father is and when did i conceived. Thanks a lot.

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      Jillian morris 

      5 weeks ago

      I saw my menses last month on the 7 of october ,and this montg i have seen my period on the fifth meaning i have a 30 cycle but i dont know hiw to calculate my safe period

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      Ella 

      5 weeks ago

      My LMP was around feb 15. My due date is on Nov 22. I slept with a guy #1 feb 25 using withdrawal. Then i slept to a guy #2 feb 27,28 march 1 & 2 without using any contraceptives. Do you think who is the father of the baby? Thanks so much.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      Faith, most women conceive 10-14 days after their last period.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      Savannah, without knowing when your last period was, I cannot make a guess. I highly suggest you speak to a doctor.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      Febwoman, without knowing when your last actual period was, I cannot make a guess.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      Lurdes, if you had a period after the first man, he is not likely to be the father. As I am not a medical professional, you must seek the advice of a doctor to get the actual answer.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      faith, based on the information you provided, my guess would be it is possibly the second person. As I'm not a medical professional, you must seek the advice of a doctor to get the actual answer.

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      Marissa 

      5 weeks ago from United States

      Dreanchaser, being that you were with both men within just a few days of each other, there is no way for me to make an accurate guess.

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      Faith 

      5 weeks ago

      I am 18 weeks pregnant my due date is 1st if April 2019. My last period was 8/07/18 when did I conceive

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      Savanah Stanton Palmer 

      5 weeks ago

      Can someone please help me with advise me n my husband are expecting in dec 1st 2018 but he cheated on me and i did the same.but with the 2nd dude it was in late march well after the 10th had sex numerous time w husband from jan to early march shes my husbands right

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      Febwoman 

      5 weeks ago

      Hello, i just want to ask about when did i conceived amd who is the father. I dont know exactly when is my last period but my due date says november 22. I slept on a guy #1 feb 25 but its withdrawal. I had sex with a guy #2 feb 27,28 till march. Who is the father and when did i conceived? Please help. Thanks a lot.

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      Lurdes 

      5 weeks ago

      I had sex with guy #1on 27 August and I had my period on 30 August till second of September and after my period I sleep with guy #2 and now I'm 8 weeks pregnant and my due date is 22 june 2019, so who is the father

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      Mindy 

      6 weeks ago

      Listen this question is hard for me to ask but im desperate. Ive just found out im pregnant. But i dont know who the father is. Ive been doing online test to see the date i concieved. And your help would be grand. Last menstral was sept 27. It lasts up to 7 days each month,never regular. And the two days this month ive had unprotected sexual contact was october 5 and october 13 2018. So if you could please help me. Im only 16 so i have no one else to ask. Thank you.

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      OlaRasheedat23 

      6 weeks ago

      I’m desperate for help, The date of my last period was the 9/07/18 had sex with guy #1 on the 10th. And I had sex with guy #2 20/07/18. Who do you think got me pregnant. I need help pls

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      Faith 

      6 weeks ago

      I’m desperate for help, The date of my last period was the 9/07/18 had sex with guy #1 on the 10th. And I had sex with guy #2 20/07/18. Who do you think got me pregnant. I need help pls

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      Phoenix 

      7 weeks ago

      I had a scan on August 7th, which said I was 6 weeks 5 days, due the 28th march. I had a miscarriage shortly before this. The bleeding started on June 8th and finished by June 13th. I done the deed on the 26th May without knowing I was pregnant (the one I miscarried) to another guy just once, but took the morning after pill after day 3. Then done the deed with my partner after my miscarriage almost every day. Found out I was pregnant on July 15th. Had scan at 11weeks 5 days which gave me and EDD march 24th. Who is my baby's father?

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Febwoman, if you count back about 38 weeks from your due date, you may have conceived around then.

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Heidi, without knowing when your last period was, I cannot make a guess.

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Jeetjo, most women conceive about 10 to 14 days after their last period.

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Karen, if you count back about 38 weeks from your due date, you may have conceived around then.

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Sandra, anytime you have sex, there is a chance of pregnancy. If you think you might be pregnant again, take a test.

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      Marissa 

      7 weeks ago from United States

      Jackie, without knowing when her last period was or if she was with her husband, I cannot give an accurate answer. I highly suggest a paternity test.

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      Febwoman 

      7 weeks ago

      Hello, i just want to know when did i conceived. I had sex feb 25 to the other guy. Then i had sex to my husband feb 27 to 28 till march. My due date is on november 22,2018. Please help me to know if who is the father. Thank you.

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      heidi 

      7 weeks ago

      i had sex the 26 of june (stranger) then 5-13 with my military husband who is the father

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      Jeetjo 

      7 weeks ago

      Any one can tell me my fix conceive date my LMP is 16 august and 30 day cycle , according to ultrasound on 9 Oct. I m pregnant 7 week 3 day and CRL is 12.06

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      Dreanchaser 

      7 weeks ago

      HELP PLEASE! so I don’t usually keep track of periods but I went back and looked at certain things and Recall one of my periods being on oct31 so then I was able to calculate my lmp which was nov 22 .... now I plugged these dates in to a online calc and it gives me ovulation for nov 5 -8 and then after period nov from the 27 to dec1st ..on nov 28 and 30 dec 9 I had sex with 1 guy and on dec 3 with guy 2 which one could b the dad ?

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      Karen 

      7 weeks ago

      I was on a 3 year Nexplanon that expired March 29,2018 so I missed the month of April period but I came on my period on May 15,2015 now I’m pregnant when did I conceive I’m due February 13,2019 from ultrasound but from my lmp I’m due February 19,2019 I’m confused why the dates are off

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      sandra 

      8 weeks ago

      i terminated a pregnant on 29 august and had sex with condom on 13 october can i be pregnant again

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      Ashley T. 

      8 weeks ago

      My lmp was nov 22 I had sex with guy 1 on nov29nov30Dec9 and with guy2 on December 3. Which one can be the dad ? My lmp before nov was oct31 not sure if Cycle length makes a difference .

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      Azariah 

      2 months ago

      If my lmp was august 12 I'm 8 weeks a 2 days and my due date is may 19,2019 i had sex with guy #1 from august 1,2 ,3, 24,&25 then guy #2 on the 26 ....who's the father

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      Key 

      2 months ago

      I Am 5 Months Pregnant The Start Of Amy First Period Was May 7th I Have A 4Day Cycle Every Year .. I Was With Guy One When I Had Clear Strecthy Discarge .. And All That Month Before And After My Period I Slept With Guy One , I Slept WithGuy 2 On The 24th Of May And No Times Before Or After...Who Could Be The Baby Father I’m Due On The Feb 20

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      Jackie Tgtouch 

      2 months ago

      I'm not pregnant at all, but this woman is claiming she is pregnant by husband and I need help. She told me she had sex with him on May 28, 2018 (he says may 22 or 23) and she is due March 3, 2019. She took a pregnancy test on June 15 and it was negative, but she took one on June 24, 2018, and it was positive. I guess I need another opinion because I don't think he is because she is married but I don't know if she had sex with her husband, if my husband had sex with her on may 28, could he be the father?

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Lucyyyy, based on your last period, your fertility window may have been between February 25th and March 7th. if you had a period after the first man, chances are that the second man could be the father. The only way to know for sure is to take a paternity test.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Marie, based on your last period, your fertility window may have been between February 26th and March 8th. Being that you were with both men during that time period, there's no way for me to make a guess.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Letha, if you had a period after the first guy, the second guy could possibly be the father. Just because a man says he did not ejaculate, does not mean he didn't. Pre-ejaculate can still leak out before an ejaculation. the only way to know for sure who is the father is it take a paternity test.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Aier, you should speak with a doctor.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      M, being that I don't know when your actual last period was, I cannot make a guess.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Lucyyyy, I don't see any of your other comments. Are you using the same name? As I am a busy Mom of four kids, I often answer questions that I can answer quickly and then go back to answer the others. It takes me quite a while to get to all of the comments and questions, as you can imagine.

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      2 months ago

      I had sex on 3th February never got my period after that all pregnancy test was negative only found out august that I'm pregnant my due date is 27th December could that due date me right

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      Xoxobe 

      2 months ago

      My doctor told me I conceived March 22..

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      Aier 

      2 months ago

      I had sex on 22nd june and my period started tat night wch stopped the next day after that i had just 2days period for 2 month wch isnt my normal period and i missed my period this month.... Can anyone please help me out... Iam really confuse

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      Letha 

      2 months ago

      Had sex with guy 1 on the 23rd December without protection he said he failed to do withdrawal and the next day 24th December went on my periods until the 26th December then had sex with guy 2 on 30th December and again 08 January but he said he didn't sperm inside.who's most likely to be a father

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      Lucyyyyy 

      2 months ago

      Can you please reply to my comment plz i have wrote a few times and never a reply but have replied to people that bave commented after me

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      Xoxobe 

      2 months ago

      Hi my doctor told me that I conceived March 22.

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      Emma 

      2 months ago

      I am anxious and confused !

      I am 28 weeks pregnant. I had sex before my period started with guy#1 on March 10th he pulled out , my period started like March 13 or 14th and it lasted until March 20th and then I had sex with guy #2 on March 18th to 31st I’m scared because My last menstrual period wasn’t normal like I was used to . it started with light brown spotting and end up with a lot of bleeding and I’m scared about guy #1 do you think he could be the father ? My midwife told me I conceived like March 20th , but I don’t know how accurate it could be !

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Lillian, without knowing when your last period was, I have no idea of knowing.

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      Lillian 

      2 months ago

      If I felt pregnant around the 30th of October 2017 & had my baby on the 30th of June 2018 how many weeks does that make

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      Mya 

      2 months ago

      I had sex with guy #1 aug 22,2018then sex with guy 2 September 2,2018 and I’m 5 weeks is guy #2 the father ??

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      Lucyyyyy 

      2 months ago

      Hi i am now 31 + 3 days. Im due 20th november. Slept with guy 1 on 7th feb had period 15th feb.

      N 2nd guy from 20th feb onwards. Who is the father?? Ultrasound dating gone by 13th feb. Could ultrasound b 3 weeks out?? Could it b guy 1?? All measurements n scans r telling me guy 2

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      ASM2010 

      2 months ago

      I conceived on the 12th of October 2017, My due date was July 5, 2018 , my last menstrual day was September 28. I had sex with guy #1 on October 1, 2 and october 6 protected sex. I had sex with guy #2 on October 6 up until my ovulation days and so on unprotected sex. Who could be the father? REALLY NEED SOME HELP

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      Brook 

      2 months ago

      So i have a question my last period was aug 10 i have aa 28 day cycle well ive been with a man we have sex like ever other day well it says my coneice date is like the 19 through the 24 well I had sex woth my ex aug 29. But I wasnt ovulated then. So is there any way my ex could be the father

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Mathandy, being that you have irregular cycles, I can't make an accurate guess.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Natasha, without knowing when your last period was, I can't make a guess.

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      Marissa 

      2 months ago from United States

      Xoxobe, how do you know you conceived on the 22nd? Based on your LMP, your fertility window may have been between March 20-30. It's possible that sperm from guy # 1 could have lived a few days inside of you can caused the pregnancy, but guy # 2 is also a candidate. I suggest a paternity test.

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      Mathandy 

      2 months ago

      I found that im pregnant on the 15/092018 i cant remember My last period i had irregular period bt its was in july then i had sex with guy#1 on the 18 of july en then i had sex with guy#2 on 7/09/18 en 22/09/18.who is likely to be the father

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      Natasha77 

      2 months ago

      i had sex with a guy on 28-29-30 of June & i been with my bf at the time from 3 of July on would my due date is 07/04/2019 who would i much likely b pregnant to

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      Xoxobe 

      2 months ago

      I conceived March 22nd 2018. LMP started March 10 and ended 4-5 days after, I have about a 30 day cycle. I am due Dec 15 2018. I had sex with guy #1 March 16 early morning (intoxicated) then had sex with guy #2 almost everyday after the 17th that same month. Who is most likely to be the father?

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      Mpho 

      3 months ago

      I had sex with 2 guys and the first one we had sex on the 20 october 2017 and the second one on the 22 October 2017 and I give birth on the 13th July 2018 so who is the father of my child

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      Domo 

      3 months ago

      My LMP was March 16th and lasted until March 20th I had sex with guy number one March 1st,8th,10th,24th and 30th....I only had sex once with guy number two on March 9th....who could I be pregnant by?

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      ASM2010 

      3 months ago

      I conceived on the 12th of October 2017, My due date was July 5, 2018 , my last menstrual day was September 28. I had sex with guy #1 on October 1, 2 and october 6 protected sex. I had sex with guy #2 on October 6 up until my ovulation days and so on unprotected sex. Who could be the father? REALLY NEED SOME HELP

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      Marissa 

      3 months ago from United States

      Annie, conception usually occurs 10-14 days after your last period began. If you count back 38 weeks from your due date, you may have conceived around then.

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      Marissa 

      3 months ago from United States

      Sandra, your weeks begin on the first day of your last period. If you Google "pregnancy calculator" and enter your info, you'll find out how many weeks you are.

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      Marissa 

      3 months ago from United States

      K, without knowing when your period began, there's no way for me to guess.

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      Nay 

      3 months ago

      I had my last period June 9th I had sex with this guy June 28th and June 29th 2017 a week later I had sex with another guy I ended up pregnant my due date was March 16 then it changed to the 22 I had him on the 17 who could be the Father??? Don't judge me I just need an answer

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      Olwethu 

      3 months ago

      My LMP according to ultrasound was 1st of May and i had sex with guy 1 on the 5th of May and then with guy 2 on the 16th of May...my due date is 5 Feb 2018 who is likely the father?

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      Yuridia 

      3 months ago

      I had sex on July 15th with guy #1 again had sex on July 28th with guy #2 my last piriod started on july 5th who is the father of the baby

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      Sandra 

      3 months ago

      I had sex on Aug 2nd during my 10-14days ovulation my period was to be out on Aug 17th I actually know I’m pregnant but I want to know how many weeks???

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      kristian 

      3 months ago

      My last period started on 26th july and it ended on 29th july,i had unprotected sex on 4th of august i usually do this because i believe in using safe days,i didnt get any issues but i had sex again on 22nd of August yet i was expecting my periods on 23rd but they didnt come i tested pregnancy postive on 28th of august so please help me i would like to know when exactly i became pregnant i started feeling changes on 23rd after having sex on 22nd

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      3 months ago

      My period ended around like the 19th or 20th of December and I had sex Feb 3rd and then again Feb 20 something I’m supposed to be due September 25th who is most likely the father

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      Xoxob 

      3 months ago

      Hi i need an answer!

      So i am about 24 wks, my due date is dec 15 2018. Conceived march 22nd, ovulated from the 20th to the 25th of march and had my period march 10th to the 15. The guy i had sex with was early in the morning of mar 16, im unclear if he used protection due to me being inxtoicated but i know i peed right after.. then i had gotten back with guy #2 on the 18th and had intercourse as well. I was having sex w guy #2 on the 18th, 19th, 20th, and so on.. who would most likely be the father?

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      alexx 

      3 months ago

      LMP july 24 had sex right after once ..then had sex with a guy #2 between august 14-17.twice in a night..so who could be possibly be the father? Ultrasound showed i was 25 weeks pregnant on january 9...due date april 24

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      ASM2010 

      3 months ago

      I conceived on the 12th of October 2017, My due date was July 5, 2018 , my last menstrual day was September 28. I had sex with guy #1 on October 1, 2 and october 6 protected sex. I had sex with guy #2 on October 6 up until my ovulation days and so on unprotected sex. Who could be the father? REALLY NEED SOME HELP

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      Ams2010 

      3 months ago

      I conceived on the 12th of October 2017, My due date was July 5, 2018 , my last menstrual day was September 28. I had sex with guy #1 on October 1, 2 and october 6 protected sex. I had sex with guy #2 on October 6 up until my ovulation days and so on unprotected sex. Who could be the father? REALLY NEED SOME HELP

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      Lilly 

      3 months ago

      My last period was April 16th.. I was with one guy around April 26 I was told that I ovulated on April 30th and I seen a different guy March 5 and 6th I’m confused on if I was already pregnant or not when I seen the 2nd guy I have regular periods and my due date is January 21st help please

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      Jules 

      4 months ago

      LMP is april 19, i had sex with my ex april 17. and my current bf had sex april 30, may 2, and may 6. current bf is the father?

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      Janefrances 

      4 months ago

      On 10th of June i saw my period then on july 11th I saw my period. What date will I see it this August and what is my menstrual cycle? I also had sex on 16th also 22 24 25 I'm I pregnant?

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      Kaceya brown 

      4 months ago

      My period was the 13 of november and i had sex the 22 of november with gay number 1 and guy number 2 the 27 of november wen did i conceived

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      Bree 

      4 months ago

      My cycle came down on July 4 2018 & went up like 3 days later , I just took a pregnant test which is today August 6 ... I’m trying see what day did I get pregnant cause I had sex with one boy on like July 11 or 12 & the other one on 17 & all the other days

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      Mel89 

      4 months ago

      Hello. I’m due Sept 22 with fraternal b/g twins. During my early US on Jan 31, I was informed I was 6wks 2d & 6weks 4d along. My lmp is Dec 8th and ended on Dec 16th. I would like to know when I conceived and if possible conception can occur on Jan 5th or if I was already pregnant before the 5th?

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      Kwame asamane 

      4 months ago

      My ex gf is pregnant .her first day of last period circa 11/6/18. Had sex on 21st 24 th and 29th june and throughout july.tested pregnant on 25th july.pregnancy test said 3 wks plus. Had scan on the the 30th july which said 6 weeks plus. Estimated due date is 25/3/18. When did she likely concieve and i am i likely to be the father as dates do not correspond.she has been with other men as well.

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      Thila 

      4 months ago

      My LMP is on June 16th. Had my 1st sex with 1st guy on June 22nd. Then had 2nd time sex with 2nd guy on 11th July. On July 24th I m confirmed pregnant with 5 weeks 4 days. Who could be the father of this baby? Tq

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      Tanshrell 

      4 months ago

      My lmp was on June 14 2018, i was with guy#1 on June 27 & guy#2 on July 4.. When did i conceive?

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      Rose 

      4 months ago

      My last period was on the 22nd June had sex on the 30th. I'm pregnant

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      Bebe 

      4 months ago

      need help

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      babalwa 

      4 months ago

      My last period was on the 14 i had sex on the 5th of febr when did i conceive

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      Marissa 

      4 months ago from United States

      Babalwa, most women conceive around 10 to 14 days after the last period. If you count back about 38 weeks from your due date, you may have conceived around then.

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      Marissa 

      4 months ago from United States

      Bongiwe, most women conceive within 10 to 14 days after their last period. If you count back about 38 weeks from your due date, you may have conceived around then.

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      babalwa 

      4 months ago

      Am due 22 October when did i conceive

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      alice 

      4 months ago

      I had my first sex at 2 and period date is 7 ... He did not wear a condom but we were very careful with sperms not being released inside .... Today is 15 and i am still not having my period .... Am i pregnant ??

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      Lindokuhle 

      5 months ago

      mi LMP was 26Nov and I've been with guy #1on 1Dec and guy #2on 28 Dec who is the father

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      Zahra 

      5 months ago

      LMP was 26Nov and I'm with guy #1on 1Dec and also 22 Dec and guy #2 on 28Decand 2January who might be the father

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