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What is the average lifespan of a sperm inside female body?

What is the average lifespan of a sperm inside female body?

3 to 5 days: Sperm ejaculated in woman's vagina can live in womwn's cervical mucus or upper genital tract for 3 to 5 days ...Read more

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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Med books all say smthng different re sperm lifespan.1 book says max is 4 dys, 1 book says max is 5 dys, 1 bk says max is 6 days, another book says max is 7 days. Which book is correct? Very confused!

Med books all say smthng different re sperm lifespan.1 book says max is 4 dys, 1 book says max is 5 dys, 1 bk says max is 6 days, another book says max is 7 days. Which book is correct? Very confused!

It's all the same: In real life, in one woman, nobody knows exactly when all the sperm are dead, when the egg actually pops out of an ovary, when an egg is fertilized, nor when a fertilized egg implants into the uterus... All dates are estimates, so 4 days = 5 days = 6 days = 7 days. They are all the same day in real life. As long as the husband is the only source of sperm, none of this matters. ...Read more

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Does X chromosome sperm live longer than Y chromosome sperm? If so what is the lifespan difference?

Does X chromosome sperm live longer than Y chromosome sperm? If so what is the lifespan difference?

No evidence: There is no difference in the lifespan of different sexed sperm. The Y chromosome is trivially lighter than the X chromosome sperm which might help explain the fact that more males are conceived than females. ...Read more

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Can sperm somehow get stuck into pipes if you masturbated into a bathtub faucet? What is its lifespan in there?

Can sperm somehow get stuck into pipes if you masturbated into a bathtub faucet? What is its lifespan in there?

No.: The shutoff valve for a bathtub faucet is several inches away from the outlet itself and the semen will not reach the water supply beyond the tub spout. Sperm has a lifespan outside the male body in ideal conditions for about 24 hrs. It would be vanishingly unlikely that your sperm could remain viable to cause a pregnancy should a fertile woman take a bath or engage in running water masturbation. ...Read more

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What is the lifespan of freshly washed sperm after IUI? I did IUI 24 hrs Post Ovidrel shot and I felt ovulation 38 hrs Post shot. Any Success Chances?

What is the lifespan of freshly washed sperm after IUI? I did IUI 24 hrs Post Ovidrel shot and I felt ovulation 38 hrs Post shot. Any Success Chances?

Here are some. ..: In real life, sperms may survive up to 3-7 days inside female genital tract after ejaculation. So, we may expect the washed sperms will not live longer than the natural ones. But, it would be easier and practical to address this question to your attending doc of the event - IUI. For now, just sit tight, watch for pregnancy-related symptoms, and do pregnancy test timely. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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How high is the risk of pregnancy for sex without penetration but ejaculating on vagina? How fast can sperms swim from outside? What's their lifespan?

How high is the risk of pregnancy for sex without penetration but ejaculating on vagina? How fast can sperms swim from outside? What's their lifespan?

Not high, not zero: It has been shown that sperm can reach the fallopian tubes within 30 minutes, even if ejaculation did not occur inside the vagina, but rather on the outside of the vaginal opening. Once in the tubes, sperm can survive 48-72 hours while retaining their capacity to fertilize the egg. ...Read more

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Very little sperm?

Need testing: If you low sperm count, you need an evaluation to determine the cause. It may be a hormonal problem, obstruction, or failure of the testicles to make sperm. Routine blood tests will help identify the cause. ...Read more

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Is thick sperm normal?

Is thick sperm normal?

It can be: The viscosity or thickness of semen depends on the number of recent ejaculates as well as the hydration status of the patient. Several ejaculates within a small amount of time will increase the thickness and decrease the volume. ...Read more

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Why do I have clear sperm?

Why do I have clear sperm?

Semen: Semen can have all kinds of different appearances based upon recent food, sex, medications or supplements, etc. Sperm are microscopic and cannot be seen by the naked eye. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to eat sperm?

Safe: It will not harm you in any way; whether it's healthy is a matter of opinion. ...Read more

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Does sperm survive on towel?

Does sperm survive on towel?

No: Sperm is very fragile and won't survive the stress of any environment outside of the body. ...Read more

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How to increase sperm counts?

Easy. Stay healthy: Sperm production wants to run hard and fast. By poisoning your body with drugs, tobacco and processed foods (i call it airport food) you drag things down. Stay fit, stay trim, stay healthy, reduce your stress and treat your body like a temple. See: http://www. Theturekclinic. Com/increase-male-fertility. Html. ...Read more

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How to increase sperm counts?

How to increase sperm counts?

Stay healthy: Stay healthy, eat right, exercise, stay lean, don't take medications or drugs, stay away from tobacco and alcohol, avoid radiation or heavy metal toxins, have good genetics. Sperm count can vary a lot depending upon who is doing the counting. ...Read more

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What cause sperm to be white?

What cause sperm to be white?

What is is....: That is the natural color without any excess cells or blood or other fluids. I am not sure what you are really asking. It is just what it is. ...Read more

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Can a man have clumpy sperm, ?

Can a man have clumpy sperm, ?

Yes: "clumpy" semen is a fairly common finding in men and almost always of no clinical significance especially in the absence of any symptoms. Contributing factors may include infrequent ejaculation, dehydration, diet, inflammation, and less often infection. If no symptoms of prostate inflammation or infection (pain, burning, blood in semen), then no further evaluation needed. ...Read more

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What cause my sperm not white?

What cause my sperm not white?

Semen is normal: Semen is usually not fully white....Especially as one ages. This is nothing to even concern yourself about. ...Read more

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What is gradient sperm washing?

Gradient Sperm Wash: Gradient sperm wash is a technique to filter the sperm through solutions of different densities to isolate the live moving sperm. We must remove the semen fluid which is very irritating to the woman's uterine lining. We also do not need to inject the dead sperm so we try to remove fluid and get the most active moving sperm. We have other techniques that work well too. Talk with specialist. ...Read more

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What is sperm enhancement test?

What is sperm enhancement test?

May be methods of...: Sperm enhancement may be talking about methods that the fertility specialists can use to help get sperm to move more, for in vitro fertilization. Sometimes, the doctors have to work with sperm that look "asleep", so they try different chemicals or techniques to get the sperm swimming (improve their motility). ...Read more

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What is normal amount of sperm?

What is normal amount of sperm?

Here are some...: The normal reference parameter for "normal" semen includes, not limit to, as follows: Vol -1.5-4 cc; total count - 40 million / ejaculate & 16 million / cc; mobility - 60% with active progression of 30%, etc. More detail? To http://www. Cmft. Nhs. Uk/saint-marys/our-services/andrology/reference-ranges-for-semen-analysis. Best to fertility, health, ... ...Read more

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Is there another term for sperm?

Is there another term for sperm?

A few: Spermatozoa, gametes come to mind for the cellular component but the fluid is properly known as semen ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brown sperm?

Thanks for asking!: Brown sperm is usually related to infrequent ejaculation and stagnation (rusty pipes) or repesents old blood in the semen (hematospermia) which almost always is benign and self-limiting. If persistent, recommend urologic evaluation to make sure no prostatic disease. ...Read more

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What is the average life of sperm?

What is the average life of sperm?

Hours to days: Depending upon how hospitable the environment is. They can live for decades if frozen. ...Read more

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How I get of this pain sperm cord?

How I get of this pain sperm cord?

Could be: Infection, enlarged lymph node, or even a small hernia. Show it to your doctor to make sure. ...Read more

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What medications to increase sperm?

What medications to increase sperm?

Multiple options: Why are you trying to increase sperm? Having issues getting partner pregnant? If so, for how long?
There are multiple causes for low sperm count and multiple possible treatments. Depending on the cause medications (clomiphene, anastrazole, hcg) or surgery may be of some benefit. You should see a urologist specializing in male infertlity to have full evaluation, diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

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How can I avoid to lose our sperms?

Sperms: I am not sure of the question. Sperms are produced in abundance do not be afraid if you lose some - there many more where that came from. ...Read more

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How long should u let sperm stay in u?

How long should u let sperm stay in u?

No limit: There is no limit; if you are trying to conceive, then as long as you can. The longer you have it, the greater the chance of the sperm swimming upstream. ...Read more

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What is the duration of an active sperm?

What is the duration of an active sperm?

Sperm survival: Sperm usually live for 2-3 days in the females system. ...Read more