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Can hand sanitizer with 70% ethyl alcohol kill sperm cells on my hands immediately on contact? will it kill all of them? how fast does it kill them?

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Dr. Christine Hom answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Hand sanitizer: Hand sanitizer helps reduce bacteria on your hands, but doesn't sterilize them completely. Soap and water is more likely to clear semen from your hands.

Answered 11/7/2020



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