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A 23-year-old female asked about a 24-year-old member:

Does having anal sex cause pregnancy

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Wrong hole: Wrong hole. One does not become pregnant by anal sex, unless the guy misses and ends up in the correct hole. The strangest things can happen in life, so if worried, go to the store and buy a urine pregnancy test. Tests are very accurate by 3 weeks after sex. A normal regular menstrual period means a woman is not pregnant. Also, anuses are not designed for sex's excessive frictional trauma.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
No: Sperm need to enter the vagina for pregnancy to occur. Transmission of sperm into the anus alone will not cause pregnancy.
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A 40-year-old member asked:

Is pregnancy is possible with anal sex ?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 57 years experience
No: Semen must enter vagina to achieve pregnancy.
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A 22-year-old male asked:

Is there a chance of having conception or pregnancy in anal sex?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 28 years experience
Nope.: Pregnancy does not occur unless the sperm meets the egg in the female genital tract (vagina, cervix). Exclusive anal sex cannot cause pregnancy (with the very rare exceptions of rectovaginal fistula, or post-hoc manipulation of the ejaculate).
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Pre cum rubbing on anus can cause pregnancy?
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
No it is not: However, pre-ejaculate at introitus or in vagina may lead to pregnancy.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Does ejaculation within the anus cause pregnancy if the woman was ovulating?
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Pregnancy is not likely in above circumstances, with anal intercourse. Contraception remains otherwise key in avoiding undesired pregnancy and associa... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Does anal rubbing cause pregnancy?
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
No: It requires insemination for conception to occur. If the anus is being rubbed by the penis and if ejaculation occurs and if semen enters the vagina, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Does precum outside the anus cause pregnancy?
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
No, it does not.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
I had an anal sex with my boyfriend on my 20 days of cycle, but he didnt cum in me, he cum outside of my anus, at my back. Chances of pregnancy?
Dr. Kelenne Tuitt
Family Medicine 12 years experience
Safe sex: No dear.... The only way for you to get pregnant is through vaginal intercourse. However you are at a high risk for STD exposure. Please use condoms ... Read More
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Last updated Oct 2, 2018

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