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A 30-year-old female asked:

Is it possible that dry humping fully clothed, can cause pregnancy? he didnt ejaculate, but had pre-ejaculate in his underwear. im worried and ive been crying because im so paranoid. can sperm swim through 4 layers of clothing?

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