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I want to know how long can sperms live in water in shower,because last week i masturbated in there and im afraid it might get someone pregant?

I want to know how long can sperms live in water in shower,because last week i masturbated in there and im afraid it might get someone pregant?

Not for a week: If it's been a week, they're all gone by now. Their lifespan on the floor is measured in hours. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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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 outside of the body after cleaning the surface with soap and water?

How long can sperm live outside of the body after cleaning the surface with soap and water?

Here are some ...: The fastidiousness of sperm survival will not allow sperms to live more than 2-4 hours under the described environmental scenario, although there has been no known study exactly designed to address the concern you raised. Are you a scientist? You may take it as a project, but it may not be practically useful. Concerning pregnancy, do HPT and practice safer sex with available proven methods... ...Read more

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Will hot water and soap kill sperm? How long can sperm live?

Will hot water and soap kill sperm?  How long can sperm live?

Hot H2O kills sperm.: Hi Karina 0626 Yes, sperm cells are quite delicate and need to be ejaculated IN the vagina, as close to the cervical os (opening) as possible for them to work. When guys do a sperm test and ejaculate into a container, there is a large amount of the sperm that are not motile. Anything below 50% motility is not normal and below 25% could be problematic. Sperm on your clothing will not make you preg. ...Read more

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How long does sperm live outside the body ? Is soap and water enough to get rid of them ?

How long does sperm live outside the body ? Is soap and water enough to get rid of them ?

A few hours: Outside the body, sperm will not last more than a few hours maximum. As long as they are not in your vagina, cleaning off ejaculate with soap and water is a fine practice. ...Read more

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How long do I have to wait until I can masturbate after an operation to unblock my sperm tube? (caused by water infection).

How long do I have to wait until I can masturbate after an operation to unblock my sperm tube? (caused by water infection).

Go ahead: Enjoy yourself but support your scrotum, lube up and stroke gently. Glad you got your surgery and I hope that if you want, your goal of becoming a father someday comes true. ...Read more

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Can sperm travel through water?

Can sperm travel through water?

Will die v quickly: You can not get pregnant from sperm floatin in water, they will be dead. However it is possible to get impregnated from sex in a swimming pool, hot tub, lake or ocean. Because there may not be any water in the vagina ; penis can be lubricated by vaginal mucus. ...Read more

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If water containing sperm were to be flushed would the sperm in it disappear?

If water containing sperm were to be flushed would the sperm in it disappear?

Sort of: The sperm would not disappear entirely. They would be flushed away with the water. If sperm are in a toilet bowl, and the toilet is flushed, the sperm will be flushed down the toilet. The sperm would no longer be in the toilet bowl. ...Read more

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Will sperm and semen die in well water?

Will sperm and semen die in well water?

Semen: Not sure in any way what you are really asking since i cannot imagine what health has to do with semen in well water. But, in general semen dries and sperm die quickly if not inside warm and moist environments. I would imagine that well water is not 'warm' and thus not an environment for sperm health or longevity. ...Read more

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Does sperm dies when exposed to water and soap?

Yes: Sperm are not very hardy outside f the body, and easily killed y soap and water. ...Read more

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My sperm look like water of soap.What could have caused this?

My sperm look like water of soap.What could have caused this?

Here are some...: Have you had any concern in peeing &/or sexual function? If none, please ignore what you observed in your semen since the features of semen widely vary among men as well as along the lifetime of individuals. So, what you saw is normal but personally unique. What cause such? That is how & what your body functions and produces. More on life reality? To http://www.formefirst.com/onLifeBasics.html. ...Read more

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How quickly does sperm die as it makes contact with air, water, and soap?

How quickly does sperm die as it makes contact with air, water, and soap?

Fairly quickly: As they dry out, but what difference does it make. They're not going to jump off of external surfaces and attack someone's vagina. They're just single cell organisms with a limited life span, not mma warriors. Simple washing with water is all that's necessary. ...Read more

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Can sperm still be active even after washing with soap and water? (Still wet from washing)

Can sperm still be active even after washing with soap and water? (Still wet from washing)

CleanlinessIsNextTo-: In the hospital,they tell us to wash with soap and water to rid our hands of all kinds of vile organisms, from TB to C diff,staph,Pasteurella,strep,and God knows what else...and you ask if your lowly little spermies will withstand the rigors of a vigorous scrub with soap?Who are you?Atilla the Hun?Alexander the Great?Woody Allen?Rest assured that you are OK and so is she.Cleanliness is next to... ...Read more

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Could the water building up in my testicles be sperm?

Could the water building up in my testicles be sperm?

No: Water buildup around the testicles is called a hydrocele. It is a fluid collection that is not sperm or urine. It is a benign condition but an evaluation should be performed to rule out other pathology. ...Read more

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