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Does wiping off sperm kill it

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Bullock
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Probably: The alcohol probably kills the sperm that it comes in contact with. The problem is that there are millions of sperms in ejaculate and sperm are good s... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
I'm not: sure I understand the question. If you are already pregnant, you don't need to kill the sperm. They will die on their own.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Sperm Die: Sperm do not live outside of the body. They die very quickly. What is the real question here?
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
Fertility Medicine 27 years experience
No : No but it does decrease the movement of the fine hairs that line the fallopian tubes. This can make pregnancy harder or increase the chances of ectopi... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Bodell
General Surgery 51 years experience
Yes: The sperm in a bathtub was probably be dead just from the exposure in the tub. Washing the tub will kill any sperm that may be in the tub.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
Yes: Sperm will not survive out side unless preserved in special medium and freeze it as done in sperm bank will survive in female genital system for 5 d... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
Surgery - Thoracic 36 years experience
Many days: It takes 1-3 months for recovery of sperm production
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Smith
Urology 36 years experience
Thanks for asking!: Nonoxynol-9 and microbicide are to more common studied spermatocidal agents.
A female asked:
Dr. Pedro Cabrera
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Sperm: No, you can't get pregnant from a swimming pool. Sperm ejaculated outside the human body likely only survive a few minutes. Ejaculate or seminal fluid... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics and Gynecology 16 years experience
Yes: Different lubrications on the market can create a hostile environment for sperm. In general, the most mild, water based lubricants that do not contai... Read More
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