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how long can sperm survive in a condom

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe 2 days: In the conditions you describe I suspect a significant percentage would remain alive for 2+/- days. Insertion 6 days before ovulation ( if you can tel ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: They may survive a few hours but not days or longer. Once released into the moist receptive environment of the female genital tract they only survive ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Previously asked and answered.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Buch
40 years experience Urology
Not well known: I am not aware of exact studies on this, but I have had several clients obtain semen samples for analysis by collecting from non-lubricated latex cond ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Viable sperm: Sperm can remain viable in a woman's genital tract from 3to5 days, but lives very much shorter outside the body. In a condom it's said that it remain ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Depending: Upon the situation, ( temperature, hydration, chemical exposure, etc) only for a period of several hours. By the way, most people don't save them.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Tillett
21 years experience Urology
No: They may survive for a time, but they can't move through an intact condom. That's why they work >99% of the time if used properly!
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Holden
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sperm in a condom: Some condoms contain spermicide, causing sperm death quickly. In regular condoms, sperm may remain viable for several days.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
It dies in few minut: It dies in few minutes, as soon as it is exposed to the air it is dead.I will say within 5 minutes.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
How it is preserved: It can survive in side female reproductive system up to 5 days , ( most of the time 2 to 3 days ) , out side the body on a dry surface will not surviv ... Read More

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