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Am Confused ladies can anyone help?

(14 Posts)
user1466456636 Mon 20-Jun-16 22:07:40

Hi everyone I went for my first scan today and am 8 weeks and 4 days when did I conceive? Thankyou ladies grin

embarrasseddoesntcutit Mon 20-Jun-16 22:18:41

About 2 weeks after your last period! So about 6weeks ago. But if you're trying to work out who the father is then only a DNA test will tell you.

user1466456636 Mon 20-Jun-16 22:20:37

Okies thankyou and no am not trying to work out who the father is I was just wondering when I conceived

ShowOfHands Mon 20-Jun-16 22:21:56

You conceived around 6 weeks and 4 days ago. There's a margin of error of around 5 days either way.

embarrasseddoesntcutit Mon 20-Jun-16 22:25:28

Fair enough, and I didn't mean to cause offence, it's just often the reason for these threads!

thecatsarecrazy Tue 21-Jun-16 07:09:27

When it says your 4 weeks pregnant you have only actually been pregnant for 2 I think

user1466456636 Tue 21-Jun-16 09:02:39

Does this mean i conceived on the 5 of may? me and my partner are trying to work out when the business was done haloi can't believe how quickly i have gotten pregant after so many problems x

user1466456636 Tue 21-Jun-16 09:04:30

We have counted back 6 weeks and 4 to 5 days and we are meant to conceived the 5th on May but we are un sure if this is correct smile

Barefootcontessa84 Tue 21-Jun-16 09:36:35

If you were having sex regularly around then, you will never know which time it happened unfortunately!

user1466456636 Wed 22-Jun-16 08:51:08

I was just looking to see as i wondered when it happened that is all as its nice to know when you conceived

user1466456636 Thu 23-Jun-16 00:26:39

ShowOfHands when would that of been i convicive as the 4 th & 5 th of may is coming up is this correct?thanks again x

user1466456636 Thu 23-Jun-16 00:27:25

conceived* sorry spelling mistake

Dixiechick17 Thu 23-Jun-16 08:42:37

The dates may change at your 12 week scan. I had an early scan and was dated at 8 weeks three days, which would have meant a conception date of 8th, but the 12 week scan changed to a possible conception date of the 4th, which was before we did the deed. Sperm can live up to seven days, so conception can happen within that time. Plus you won't know for definite when you ovulated. So it is better to think of it as we conceived that week rather than day smile we picked the date the contraceptive failed us, happy accident :D

user1466456636 Thu 23-Jun-16 10:19:40

ah i get you, thankyou very much for your help looking forward for my next scan to see baby smile grin

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