A 25-year-old member asked:
how long do sperm live in a woman's body?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Fertility Medicine 19 years experience
Up to 1 week: That is an interesting question. Although sperm have been reported to live up to 1 week inside a woman's uterus, sperm are most capable of living and producing a pregnancy within 2-3 days.
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Fertility Medicine 39 years experience
Sperm are said: To live for about 72 hours, on average.
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Grand Rapids, MI
A 18-year-old female asked:
How long can sperm stay in the woman's body?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Fertility Medicine 34 years experience
72hours: Likely only capable of producing a pregnancy for 48 hours or so. No guarantees though and likely is variable even with the same male on different occasions. Good luck.
5136 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Santa Ana, CA
A 26-year-old female asked:
What's the longest sperm can live in a womans body ?
3 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Can live: Upto 72 hours.
4295 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
What happens to sperm that dosen't fertilize? how does it come out of a womans body
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctor answered
Here are some ...: Known to us, ultimately, only one of millions of sperms succeeds in fertilizing the waiting egg at right time under right condition. The reminding sperms die in 3-7 days naturally, degenerate, & become proteins to be discharged out of genital tract in time. If some of the remnant be absorbed into female body is unclear, probably not - because not being in GI-tract.
2981 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 9, 2019
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