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Sperm (Definition)

This sperm is a reproductive cell from the male that either carries a x or an y chromosome that will fertilize the egg cell from the female in order ...Read more


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How long can sperm live? And where do they wait/live when inside the female?

How long can sperm live? And where do they wait/live when inside the female?

Varies: About 400 million sperm are released during ejaculation. Some will live minutes to hours. Others can survive up to 5 days. They travel from the vagina up through the uterus into the fallopian tubes in their search for the egg released from your ovary. ...Read more

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How long can sperm live on a wet dove bar soap ???

Really?: It doesn't. But why would you worry about it? Soap does not transmit sperm to cause pregnancy. Babies are not made by a female taking a bath. ...Read more

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How long can sperm live in a condom?

How long can sperm live in a condom?

Not long: Many condoms contain spermicide so that alone should kill most of the sperm immediately. Check to see if the condom you were using contains Nonoxynol-9 which is a spermicide. ...Read more

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How long can sperm live in latex condom?

Here are some ...: Good Q but I doubt if being studied to answer your question. But based on the fastidious requirements for sperm survival, I guess sperms would not live longer than one day in considering the change of temperature, possible presence of spermicidal agents in some condom, natural degrading of semen, etc., making sperms less likely to survive long. I hope these info feeding your curiosity and concern ...Read more

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How long can sperm live inside of the vagina?

How long can sperm live inside of the vagina?

3 - 5 days: Sperm ejaculated into the upper vagina/cervical mucous can last for 3-5 days. Sperm ejaculated outside the body lives for only a few hours. ...Read more

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