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Forum Name: Gynecology

Question: Im so Confused!


 Scared Teen - Sat Aug 28, 2004 11:58 am

Is there any possible way a woman can get pregnant by having anal sex? I have been told different things by different people, this is the only way I can get a straight answer...
 Dr. Tamer Fouad - Sat Aug 28, 2004 12:11 pm

User avatar No. A woman cannot get pregnant by anal intercourse. Possible risks associated with anal intercourse include:

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
Human papilloma virus (HPV, wart virus)
Hepatitis A (infectious hepatitis)
Hepatitis C
Escherichia Coli (E. Coli)

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