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Doctor insights on: What Happens During Fertilization In Humans

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For a human how and where does fertilization occur and what happens during it?

For a human how and where does fertilization occur and what happens during it?

"Creative" answer: The salmon(sperm) are deposited in the vagina and "jump the waterfall" through the cervix and uterus to "spawn" in the Fallopian tubes and meet the egg. The female egg, just like a woman, decides which "guy" to let inside the clear space around the egg(zona pellucida) and thus, Viola! mix with her genetic material(chromosomes). Each party in the "connection carries 23 chromosomes to make a baby. ...Read more

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Can fertilization take place externally in humans?

Can fertilization take place externally in humans?

Invitro fetilization: Fertilizes the egg outside of the body, then it implanted in the terous. ...Read more

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Could anavar affect the fetus if I've taken 5 mg during ovulation/fertilization time but discontinued it couple days after?

Could anavar affect the fetus if I've taken 5 mg during ovulation/fertilization time but discontinued it couple days after?

Steroids: Please clarify the reason you are taking this medication with the doctor who has prescribed this medication for you. This is a potent male steroid so it is not typically given to women. Taking male hormones may interfere with ovulation. ...Read more

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Does spotting sometimes occur during fertilization? Not implantation, but fertilization. Also, are bananas ok to eat during the tww?

Does spotting sometimes occur during fertilization? Not implantation, but fertilization. Also, are bananas ok to eat during the tww?

Anytime: Spotting can occur at any time in a cycle, there is nothing about fertilization that causes spotting. They are not related. You can eat bananas anytime you like, they are good for you. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is there a chance of period during the interval of intercourse and fertilization after the intercourse?

Is there a chance of period during the interval of intercourse and fertilization after the intercourse?

No: The events would have to be: period - intercourse - fertilization, but not intercourse - period - fertilization. However, having another intercourse (after the period) can lead to: intercourse - period - intercourse - fertilization. Basically, a normal regular period occurring after intercourse means the woman did not get pregnant from that intercourse. ...Read more

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Could it take up to 1-2 weeks for sperm to fertilize a egg during ovulation? If not how long do it take?

Could it take up to 1-2 weeks for sperm to fertilize a egg during ovulation? If not how long do it take?

No: No, that's not the way it works. If it doesn't happen in 1-2 days, it's not going to happen. ...Read more