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A 40-year-old female asked:

I am 18 weeks and have placenta previa. my ob said that it wasnt partial that it was completely covered. she told me no sex, but i wondered if clitoral orgasm was safe?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
You simply don't want to put anything in the vagina that might encounter the cervix and potentially disrupt a possibly fragile placental attachment. Orgasm alone should have no effect.
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