Can a woman have a healthy baby at 47?

Slim to none, doctors say. “Spontaneous pregnancy [rates for] someone 47 is VERY low,” Kort wrote in an e-mail, explaining that your chances of conceiving naturally at that age are less than 5 percent each month, and the miscarriage rate in the first trimester is 70 to 80 percent.

At what age is it unsafe for a woman to get pregnant?

By age 30, fertility (the ability to get pregnant) starts to decline. This decline becomes more rapid once you reach your mid-30s. By 45, fertility has declined so much that getting pregnant naturally is unlikely for most women.

What is the oldest woman to give birth with eggs?

The oldest mother verified by Guinness Records to deliver a child after conceiving naturally was 59. Eggs, which decline in quality and quantity most significantly in the mid-30s to early 40s, are the limiting factor.

What are the risks of having a baby at 48?

As women age, the risk of problems in pregnancy increases, including miscarriage, chromosomal abnormalities such as Down syndrome, and other complications such as gestational diabetes, high blood pressure, and bleeding.

How many eggs does a 47 year old woman have?

After the rapid decline in egg count starting around age 37, by the time a woman hits 40, their ovarian reserve is often estimated to be around 5-10,000.

Has anyone got pregnant at 48?

“It is absolutely possible for a 48-year-old woman to get pregnant naturally — it’s just very unlikely,” Zev Williams, M.D. associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center, tells Yahoo Lifestyle.

What are the odds of getting pregnant at 48?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 30% of women between the ages of 40 and 44 experience infertility. 1 Your chances of conceiving in any given month also become lower as you get older. Each month, the average 30-year-old woman has about a 20% chance of getting pregnant.

What is the oldest age you can get pregnant naturally?

Chances of conceiving naturally as you age There is no set oldest age when you can get pregnant naturally, but fertility starts to decline as you age. You’re usually not able to get pregnant between 5 and 10 years before menopause. You’re born with all of the eggs you’ll ever have.

When did I find out I was pregnant at 47?

47 and pregnant – woo hoo! Hi, I got married in August and I found out I was pregnant Thanksgiving weekend. I am now six weeks along. I have my first doctors appointment next Friday.

When is the due date for a 47 year old woman?

Got pregnant in April and now I am 4 weeks and 1 day. We are praying that this time is for real. I’m 47 and will give birth at 48. Due date is 12/31. How are you doing? I’m 46 and trying. Praying???? You ladies have giving me more to hope for. Congratulations!!! Thank you for sharing your story, it really gives me hope.

What are the odds of pregnancy at age 47?

I also have a new husband as of last May (ex had a vasectomy after first 3 children). She said she thinks it is menopause, did a PAP and a blood test which was negative for pregnancy. The symptoms are still here 3 weeks later so I will just take care of myself and see what happens I guess.

How often does a 45 year old woman get pregnant?

There were 82 pregnancies that occurred in women 45 years of age and older. The oldest in this group delivered 6 days after her 49th birthday and 1 week beyond her expected date of confinement. This was her 10th pregnancy.