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A 18-year-old female asked about a 20-year-old female:

hands dry for 7 minutes= dead sperm?? safe to finger myself? or pregnancy risk?? please help,.,

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
Neurology 33 years experience
Please specify: I agree there is little chance of pregnancy, but 7 minutes hands dry=dead sperm- 100% accurate? Don't know if that's true. You'd have to literally know that each of millions of sperm on your hand are dead to be able to say that- you may be surprised. Remember, sperm are microscopic so they don't need much fluid to stay viable...fluid you can't feel or see.

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