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Pregnancy Inside The Womb
To a great extent.: In utero life is largely sheltered and protected from external dangers due to its location and the placental defense barrier. It is not impervious to all toxins, however, nor to severe trauma or infections. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Increase blood flow: Yes increase blood flow in pelvic structures. ...Read more
Not normally: Classic pregnancy sxs usually don’t begin until after your period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). These can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line. Etc. There may be ^ white vaginal discharge. Take a home pregnancy test >. ...Read more
Several ways: Baby is protected by mom's pelvis abdominal wall and has a fluid barrier from the amniotic fluid in womb. However caution is still recommended as even this protection is not 100%! ...Read more
Yes : You can see this especially as you get further along in the third trimester ...Read more
Not unless: They get inside the vagina.Get a more detailed answer ›
Here are some ...: It usually would not cause pregnancy as described, but accident does happen in sex "game" because most of pre-cum still contain sperms and there has been no known contraceptive measures with 100% guaranty. So, if in doubt and missing the expected period, do HPT (home pregnancy test) timely as well as see gyn-doc timely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the chances of getting pregnant if the sperm was inserted at the opening of the cervix during ovulation?
Not normally.: Classic pregnancy sxs usually don’t begin until period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). These can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line. Etc. May be ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more
Can a women get pregnant from sperm outside the vagina?
Can the sperm swim its way inside and impregnates her?
What about sperm deposited in the anus
Unlikely: Sperm need to have a moist environment to help them survive and to help transport them into the cervix and into the uterus. It's highly unlikely that a sperm would be able to get there from outside the vagina and would never be able to via anal sex. Regardless, please consider getting birth control in order to prevent the risk of unplanned pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Implantation: About a week after conception.Get a more detailed answer ›
Fertility: Yes. But there is no egg there to meet it. ...Read more
What are the chances that very little pre-ejaculatory fluid on the outside of the vagina causes pregnancy?
Usually none: Things on the outside of vaginas don't cause pregnancies. If worried, a urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and therefore lead to a repeat test. ...Read more