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How long are you fertile after ovulation?
Updated September 20, 2018. Ovulation lasts for 12 to 48 hours, but you are potentially fertile for up to seven days, and maybe up to 10 days, according to the most optimistic studies. This is because sperm can survive up to five days in the female reproductive tract. Ovulation is when an egg is released from an ovary.
How long does ovulation last during your period?
Credit: PeopleImages/Getty A normal menstrual cycle lasts between 21 and 35 days. Ovulation happens only once during this time period, but your fertile window (when you’re most likely to conceive) spans six days. Here’s what you need to know about how long ovulation lasts, so you can effectively plan your baby-making sex.
What is the difference between ovulation period and fertile window?
Ovulation is when an egg is released from an ovary. That egg survives for up to 48 hours before it can no longer be fertilized by sperm. This short time may be considered the ovulation period. However, your total fertile period is how long the egg is fertile and how long sperm can wait for the egg combined. This is known as your fertile window. 1 锘?/div>How Long Does Ovulation and Your Fertile Window Last?
How long does sperm live in the body after ovulation?
It’s important to note that ovulation isn’t the only time pregnancy can occur. Sperm can live at least five days in the female reproductive tract, says Dr. Staci Pollack, an Ob-Gyn in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology Infertility for Montefiore Health System.