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How Long Do Sperm Live If Block By A Diaphragm
Does it matter?: If you are producing a sample for a smen analysis make sure there are no sperm killing drugs in the condom. The best sample is done in the semen lab in the "masterbatorium". The best semen for a semen analysis is the freshest, not the one that has been stuck in ca traffic. If you are wondering because you want to reuse it. Don't bother. If you are flushing it down the chute. It doesnt matter. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Less than 90 minutes: Usually you want to get the sperm out of the semen by 60 minutes, but as long as the temperature is moderate, sperm can survive 60-90 minutes. Once taken out of the semen, sperm can survive a long time in media. In the cervix or uterus, sperm last 3-5 days while in the vagina about 1 hour! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe all are right: Nobody knows how long a specific person's sperm will survive in a specific person's body, on a particular day, after certain activities, and before other activities... which means it's all an unknown (so, 3~5~7). That means one should avoid that question, by either using contraception properly if not wanting a baby, or having sex daily for several days around ovulation time if wanting a baby. ...Read more
Very short time: Often times the IUD itself creates a chemical or hormonal reaction inside the uterus which is immediately toxic to sperm. However, if a sperm gets through and fertilizes an egg, the IUD itself prevents the pregnancy (99% of the time) from implanting in the uterus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long do sperm live? Ive read no longer then 3-5 days, but other sources say up to 7 days. Why different answers?
Here are some ...: On average (for most cases), it's true for sperms to live 3-5 days. Known to most if not all, so-called normal range denotes the inclusion of 95% of cases, which is used for common reference in study and understanding. ...Read more
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