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what happens to the sperm that are not partisipating in fertilisation

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Nowhere: After 5 days of life span they perish , and leave the cleaning job to female reproductive system.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience Fertility Medicine
Tight clothing sperm: Sperm quality is best in men that care for their sperm. The testes are outside the body because lower temperature is required for sperm production. Ti ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience Fertility Medicine
Maybe: Difficult question to answer because there's no way of knowing 'exactly' when the egg is released. Good evidence suggests that 10-12 hours is the limi ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: Fertilization takes place only the egg & one lucky sperm meet at right time & place, and under right environment; specifically speaking, ovula ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Fallopian Tube: Attatched to either horn of uterus.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Who knows?: Thus far in medicine, no one really knows if there is magical foods or pills around to enhance sperm quality (namely, its count, motility, and maturit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
IUI+ sperm wash: Intrauterine Insemination with sperm "washing" is often done with low sperm counts to enhance fertilization by Fertility MD's. Sperm can be saved in s ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Fresh sperm best: For fertilization. Old sperm tend to be lessmotile ; thus lesslikely to reach the fallopian tube or penetrate membrane aound egg.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oval: Normal sperm are oval shaped and tapered, they have an oval form with smooth contour, a cap covering 40-70% of their head, no abnormalities of midpiec ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
41 years experience Internal Medicine
See below: They swim.

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