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27 Sep 2006

40 day cycle
Hi, my cycle is 40 days as apposed to the normal 28, but it is very regular. Normally you would be able to do a pregnancy test after 14 days (from ovulation as that's when a period is due). Can I do a test after 14 days or do I have to wait 20 days after ovulation (as my cylce is 20 days each side of ovulation?) Please can you help?

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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

You have to wait 26 days. Ovulation occurs 14 days before the next period.

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