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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can clitoral orgasm cause miscarriage during 9 weeks of pregnancy

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 53 years experience
It depends: to the location of the placenta. if you have a condition like placenta previa then you're doctor would advise you not to have orgasms of any kind. Otherwise it will not cause miscarriage but may be just cramps from uteine contractions.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Orgasm: should not cause a miscarriage.
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Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Orgasm regardless of the source or week of pregnancy does not cause miscarriage unless there is a significant complication to the pregnancy first. Hope this helps.
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Last updated Oct 5, 2015

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