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Had spotting, got period flow within few days, not sexually active. Ovulation, count spotting as period?

i am not sexually active and not on any birth control. my periods have been regular 5 days in length my cycle is 31 days. i started march 4 like normal but it was mostly spotting. then on the 25th of march it was like a normal period heavy the first day and regular the next 4 days. when will i ovulate? do i even count march 4th as having a period?
Asked On : Sun, 7 Apr 2013
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Infertility Specialist 's  Response

Thanks for you query.

I read your query and I understand your concerns.

Following is my reply:

1) Generally ovulation occurs approximately 14 days prior to next ovulation.

2) Based on your previous cycles, calculate the possibility of next cycle and substract 14 days from it. Ovulation will occur plus or minus 2 days from that date

I hope I answered your query. I will be available for any follow up query you have.

Dr. Mahesh Koregol
IVF & Infertility Specialist
Answered: Sat, 6 Jul 2013
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