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28 Apr

Ovulation
Hi doctor, pls my menstrual cycle is irregular, sometimes 26 days , sometimes 27days and while sometimes 28 days. With this am unable to get the accurate date for my ovulation, pls how do I go about it ????
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

04 May

Hi there
This is 'normal' variation, not everyone's cycles are exactly 28 days apart. You can take the approximate date that your next cycle is due, say its due in 26 days time - then count backwards 14 days. Two to 3 days around this day is when you are supposed to be ovulating. You can also check your body temperature, which is usually a bit higher than normal while you are ovulating. You can do a temperature chart - monitor you temperature every morning and then you will see when it starts to rise. Good luck!
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