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A 19-year-old male asked:

During sex a little seman might have leaked out base of condom. my gf takes bc pills everyday at the same time for 8 months. are there chances she could become pregnant? had sex 2 days after perio

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Not likely : Birth control pills when used correctly are very effective at preventing pregnancy.
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Dr. Liza Kunz
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 23 years experience
Low risk: Given that many folks use only birth control pills have a low pregnancy rate (8 % risk of failure in typical use), you are low risk for a pregnancy. There is an infectious risk associated with a condom failure though, so touch base with your partner and determine if that risk requires follow up.
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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