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A 17-year-old male asked:

Have developed ocd recently. can females get pregnant from touching (normal contact in everyday life; no sexual activity) objects/clothes/taps/faucets with precum on them; or on which sperm (from wet dreams) is not visibly present?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No: Pregnancy is not possible in above mentioned circumstances. Contraception remains otherwise key in avoiding undesired pregnancy and associated anxiety when intercourse is likely to occur.
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