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I start fertilization on the 18 but i had sex on the 16 of this month what are my chances

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DesperateMom89

Asked by DesperateMom89 at 8:13 PM on Aug. 17, 2013 in Trying to Conceive

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  • Do you mean ovulation?
    sperm can live up to 5 days inside you
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:20 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • good for you, hang in there, keep trying, do whatever you need to do.
    I will change my answer when you are here longer.
    2kids2dogs2cats

    Answer by 2kids2dogs2cats at 8:22 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • You mean you started ovulating on the 18th. If so, your chances are EXCELLENT.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 8:27 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • Do you mean you had artificial insemination or do you mean you have been charting your cycle and that is when you ovulated.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 8:33 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • On Saturday, May 10th, 2014, you will have a healthy baby girl. 0.o
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 8:48 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • That is my bet. Can we place bets? lol
    Kword

    Answer by Kword at 8:49 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • Good luck.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 11:36 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • I'm sorry I can't understand the question the way you have it worded. If you ovulate the 18th your chances are ok. Sperm CAN live for five days, but on average only live three days. Most, if not all ,from the 16th will have died off. You're better off having sex again on the 18th or within three days after.
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 12:58 PM on Aug. 18, 2013

  • yeah its true your chances are high.
    Jetleen

    Answer by Jetleen at 8:20 AM on Aug. 19, 2013

  • A lot of it, too, depends on exactly WHEN you ovulate, because the egg only has 24 hours to be implanted, from what I understand. So you need to have sperm ready during that 24 hour period, if that makes sense.
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 8:36 AM on Aug. 19, 2013

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