A 30-year-old female asked:
I am worried because as a teen i would masterbate in a hot tub on a jet. water with chemicals going in vagina at orgasm. could this make me infertile?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
No, unlikely....: What you had done in teenage - the described masturbation should pose no impact to fertility. If concerning infertility, seek a systemic evaluation. Known to us, 50% of infertility result from female factors; 30%, from males'; 20%, in part from female or male factor or both.
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Last updated Mar 6, 2018
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