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A 39-year-old member asked:

Will i get pregnant if i shower or bathe right after sex?

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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: Even if you shower, bathe or douche right after intercourse, you can still get pregnant. Many a woman has found that out the hard way. There are a lot of options for birth control and we can almost always find one that works for you.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
No : No the sex act causes you to get pregnant.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Pregnancy: Taking a shower or bath right after sex will not keep you from becoming pregnant.

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