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long stringy cervical mucus

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Self exam: You can insert one or two fingers inside the vagina and feel the cervix. The fingers will be a bit moist - if the moisture is watery and spins a thin ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
34 years experience Fertility Medicine
Crude measure: If mucous behaves normally, big if, it changes from clear elastic to thick and non elastic with progesterone. So ovulation is a retrospectively evalu ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
26 years experience Gynecology
It prevents destruct: Sperms remain healthy and are fertile no loss or destruction of sperms.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Certainly: Mucus is mucus, it's non-specific. There's no 'right' or 'wrong' mucus after conception.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
23 years experience Internal Medicine
5 days: 5 days if the mucus is inside your vagina. Hours if it is outside your body.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Tay
31 years experience Urology
Sperm life span: Sperm ejaculated into the vagina can live 3-5 days in general. Non-fertile cervical mucus depending on the circumstances (time of cycle) prevents sper ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Blazar
62 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usualy 24 -48 hours: But rarely-probably depending on the male smen quality-much longer.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: Ovulating beyond day 16 may affect the quality of your egg( called brown egg), however, this is not an absolute. There may be an underlying cause for ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Brown
44 years experience Gynecology
Mucous not ovulation: In someone who has classic 28-day cycles, the mucous you describe from the cervix does become more abundant prior to ovulation. Because sperm can liv ... Read More
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