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Could I Be Pregnant on birth control ?

My bf and I had sex 12/2 and I ovulated on 12/7 and had sex again, 2 days after my peak ovulation on 12/9. I heard that sperm could live up to 5 days (could it live for 5 days before you are due to ovulate?) and what about
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replied December 12th, 2005
Extremely eHealthy
Yes sperm can live for 5 days. Up to 5 days. 2 days after you ovulate though the egg dies. You could possibly be pregnant. Only an early early blood test would confirm this type of pregnancy. A pee test is only accurate 4-5 days before a missed period, and it has to be an early type if pee test.
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