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Ovulation predictor kits, Chances of pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi, may I answer your health queries right no
User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   dis is related sex n pregnancy
Doctor :   Please explain.
User :   4 months mensrtual cycle details: 12th sept, 8th oct, 4th nov, 29th nov.....
User :   de first day of bleeding
Doctor :   Ok
User :   v had unprotected sex on der any chance dat she may get pregnant
User :   not completely unpotected....combination of both unprotected n protected
Doctor :   From the details, that you provided, it appears that your partners period are irregular.
User :   ya
Doctor :   Has this been irregular always?
User :   last month period was irregular rest aLL WER 28DAYS CYCLE
Doctor :   Ok
User :   bcoz of stress n work
Doctor :   Can you provide me with the details those regular periods - the date she used to have the periods when they were regular?
User :   sept on 12th
User :   oct 4th
User :   sorry oct 8th
User :   \nov 4th
User :   first day of bleeding
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
Doctor :   Unprotected sexual intercourse results in pregnancy, if the time/day of intercourse falls around the period of ovulation.
Doctor :   One can calculate the day of ovulation, if the periods were regular.
Doctor :   This calculation method is unreliable if the period are irregular.
User :   she had flow till dec 3rd..
User :   v had on dec 4th noon
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   If she had menstruation till the day before the intercourse, then
Doctor :   the chances of her getting pregnant is close to zero.
Doctor :   Even if it was a completely unprotected one, the chances of her getting pregnant are almost nil.
User :   k, how long a sperm can live in her vagina....
Doctor :   Sperms can be viable for 3-5 days.
User :   k
User :   wen r de chances of gettin pregnant is high
Doctor :   At the max they can continue to be alive for 7 days.
User :   i mean de days after menstruation period
Doctor :   The chances of conceiving are high, if the sexual intercourse is around the ovulation days.
Doctor :   The day of ovulation can be calculated based on menstrual cycle, however if the cycles are irregular as it has been now, the calculation method of predicting ovulation is unreliable.
Doctor :   Roughly, the days of ovulation will fall between 12-16 days of the period(a 28day cycle).
User :   den wat abt de days from 6 to 11?
Doctor :   These days are not considered fertile if her cycles are a 28days cycle(the first day is counted from the beginning of the period)
Doctor :   This method is the most unreliable method.
Doctor :   Alternative, recording of the basal body temperature can also be used to detect the day of ovulation.
User :   dr, egg starts 2 brk on 16th 4 28th cycle
Doctor :   The most effective method of predicting ovulation is by getting an ovulation predictor kit and testing the urine sample.
User :   is der any chance 2 get pregnant at de beginin of cycle, i mean de couple days b4 first day of bleeding
Doctor :   No, the chances of pregnancy are the least during periods, few days before and after periods.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   ya i ll come 2 dat ...1 small query...
User :   if suppose she had flow only till dec2nd nite .....stains on dec 3rd.....
User :   v had on dec 4th, is der ant chance 4 her 2 get pregnant
Doctor :   As mentioned earlier, ovulation usually happens in between periods.
Doctor :   The days can be calculated based on calculation method, basal body temperature monitoring, and ovulation predictor test.
Doctor :   It's rare, that ovulation can happen during the few days to a week following periods.
Doctor :   The same applies before the onset of periods.
Doctor :   Hence, you need not worry.
User :   k
User :   how 2 use ovulation predictor kkit
Doctor :   Ovulation predictor kits are similar to urine pregnancy kit.
Doctor :   I am not sure if this kit is available in a pharmacy stores in India. But
Doctor :   you can definitely buy them online.
Doctor :   The procedure of testing is same as one tests for pregnancy.
User :   wen should she use it
User :   i mean de day
User :   after periods
Doctor :   Few drops of urine is added on the a particular spot mentioned, and observe for the lines.
Doctor :   2 bright red/pink lines indicate ovulation.
Doctor :   You can use the kit to predict ovulation after a week/week and half counting from the first day of period.
User :   is dis method effective...
Doctor :   The test has to be done every day, untill the test comes positive.
Doctor :   The day, the test comes positive is the day of her ovulation.
User :   u mean de first day of ovulation
Doctor :   Yes, this is the most effective method of calculating ovulation when compared to all other methods available.
Doctor :   If you the kit is not available,
Doctor :   ask your partner to record her body temperature every day (preferably in the morning)
Doctor :   And spot the temperature on a graph sheet.
Doctor :   Ovulation will cause rise in the body temperature.
Doctor :   The day, a rise in body temperature is spotted will be the day of her ovulation.
Doctor :   These are the other 2 methods of detecting ovulation.
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