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A 17-year-old female asked:

I held my bf's semen and dried my hands with thin cloth and applied a hand sanitizer and after 10 minutes washed my hands with water before i held my vagina. will there be any possibility of pregnancy?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Pregnancy: from this scenario sounds VERY unlikely.
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