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Hello, I had my IUI 24 hrs after the trigger shot. Could you please let me know how long does sperm can live inside the uterus.Is 24 hr ideal or 36?

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Dr. Boniface Ikejiani
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Spermatozoa

The life span of spermatozoa depends on the location of the sperm.
After IUI, the spermatozoa can survive inside uterus upto 5 to 6 days.
It is good to note that fertilization usually occurs within 24 hours from the time of ovulation. Good luck.

In brief: Spermatozoa

The life span of spermatozoa depends on the location of the sperm.
After IUI, the spermatozoa can survive inside uterus upto 5 to 6 days.
It is good to note that fertilization usually occurs within 24 hours from the time of ovulation. Good luck.
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