Medical Questions > Pregnancy Forum > Getting Pregnant Forum

can pre cum on the vaginal orifice cause pregnancy?

Me and my husband gotvery close to each other on the 11th day after my menstruation. Although I am sure he did not penetrate, I just wanted to know whether pre cum on the vaginal orifice can cause pregnancy? Kindly guide because we don't want to plan a child now. My periods generally gate late by a week...so is there any chance of conceiving? Kindly suggest any pills for periods if possible.
Did you find this post helpful?
|

User Profile
replied January 13th, 2013
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Being sexually active around midcycle time can put you at risk for pregnancy as you are around your peak fertile days and close to ovulation time. For a regular menstrual cycle of about 28-30 days length, the usual fertile days would lie between days 8-18 of the cycle taking day 1 as first day of bleeding with ovulation occurring around 12th-14th day. If fertile mucus had been present at time of intercourse, sperms can stay alive for 5-7 days and fertilize the egg upon ovulation. After ovulation, egg has only 24-48 hours to get fertilized. The early and lighter bleeding that you describe could be indicative of probable implantation bleeding. Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). If pregnancy gets ruled out, and if you are not ready for pregnancy, but intend to remain sexually active, you should consider visiting your gynecologist to get started on suitable regular birth control measures to be protected (after your periods). Be regular with birth control use as instructed. Avoid having unprotected sexual contact. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet and lifestyle.
Take care.



|
Did you find this post helpful?

replied January 17th, 2013
preganancy
hello doctor.I had unprotected intercourse on this sunday and on monday afternoon i get my periods is it possibility of pregnancy?
|
Did you find this post helpful?
Must Read
If you're experiencing difficult conceiving, you are not alone. Learn how doctors define infertility and how infertility affects both men and women here....
Many things cause fertility problems. Learn common causes of infertility for men and women here, plus info on factors that affect the ability to conceive....
Sometimes fertility do not manifest any symptoms. Other times there are definite signs. Learn to identify possible problems and know when to ask for help....
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Getting Pregnant , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.