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The answer depends on a number of factors, the most important of which is where the sperm are. On a dry surface, such as clothing or bedding, sperm...
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It depends where. Sperm are estimated to live about one-and-a-half-days in the female vagina after sex, but can potentially live in the vagina more...
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There can be a lot of variability in protocols between fertility centers. In reality, normal sperm can live for hours outside of the body. However...
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... Remember that sperm were designed to live in a moist, warm environment, with a certain pH. Thus, even though a bath tub/hot tub is a warm moist...
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I think the answer is obvious....You have no sperm. You are sterile. You cannot father a child anymore (unless you have a vasectomy reversal). If...
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Mirena is an effective birth control method that works in two ways: hormonal and as an IUD. Basically, it is blocking implantation of a...
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Yes, sperm can definitely remain viable in the vagina, nurtured by the cervical mucous, for two days or even longer. If you are trying to become...
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Semen analysis is a test that can help doctors determine the cause of infertility. Performed on semen ejaculated into a cup, the test gives your...
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Most men when there are concerns about fertility, will be told to get a semen analysis. The problem with the semen analysis is it is not a measure of...
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Hi Not sure were to read but you may find odd bits around questions on accidents at the time of ejaculation, and sperm getting on clothing, But...
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Did you mean sperm or semen?
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Surprisingly, it can take as little as 30 minutes for a sperm to reach an egg in a woman's fallopian tube. However, sperm can live up to 72 hours...
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According to Planned Parenthood, it takes about 3 months for your sperm count to get down to zero. A semen analysis can confirm whether your sperm...
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Semen analysis is a standard test of a man's semen to check the number and shape of his sperm.
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Sperm will eventually "die", but if it is still fresh, wet, and viable, it has the capabilities of impregnation. Simple...