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Forum Name: Fertility

Question: semen going through underwear?

 khan_k - Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:26 am


I made out with my partner and ejaculated on her underwear around the waist area. The fluid ran sideway down to her thigh. Is there a risk of pregnancy from this? Can sperm somehow manage to go through the underwear? It's not lace or any super porous kind of underwear, just a typical cotton one.

Is it also possible that the semen drip and slip under her underwear onto her vulva? Is there any pregnancy risk and how high is it?

Thank you in advance for your kind response.
 Debbie Miller, RN - Thu Aug 05, 2010 11:18 am

User avatar Hello,
For pregnancy to occur under the circumstances you describe, it would require a miracle. The semen really must be deposited in the vagina for the sperm to have a chance at making it to an egg. You don't need to worry about this.

Best wishes.

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