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A 28-year-old female asked:

Can having orgasm in masturbation cause miscarriage? if yes, does the miscarriage bleeding and cramping start immediately after orgasm?

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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 36 years experience
No, orgasm does not cause miscarriage
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