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My wife name is Shikha. She is 25. We want to know the

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Hi my name is ***** ***** my wife name is*****: How old is your wife? What symptoms is she having?

She is 25. We want to know the pregnancy week

Doctor's Assistant: When was her last pap test or pelvic exam? Any irregular results from past exams?

Her expected period was Jan 28 and I came to India on Jan 12 She had her last period starting December 28 and ended on Jan 6. We are confused after going to a walk in clinic now. Please help

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in her medical history you think the doctor should know?

She missed the period for Jan 28. So first we calculated the pregnancy weeks starting from December 28. So the weeks should be 11, but after ultra sound today, it is just 5 weeks and 4 days.

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Hello from JustAnswer. This is Dr. Love.

An ultrasound is is more accurate than the date of the last period, because there are many reasons why a woman may have a change in the length of her menstrual cycle. Until an ultrasound is done, the clinic likely used the calculations based on her last period, but when an early ultrasound is done and shows a different gestational age, then the ultrasound is typically the accurate assessment of gestational age.

If there is an ultrasound that says that she is currently 5 weeks and 4 days pregnant, then the most likely day of ovulation would be February 20. While an early ultrasound is very accurate, it can be off by as much as 5 days, so the day of ovulation could be as early as February 15 or as late as February 25.

The actual day of sex that yields a pregnancy does not need to be on the day of ovulation, as sperm can easily survive in the female genital tract for several days, and rarely for up to five days. So, the actual day of sex that resulted in this pregnancy could be as early as February 10.

If I can provide any additional information, please let me know.

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