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About sperms life...

How long can live the sperms and egg inside the uterus?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:57 AM on Oct. 4, 2009 in Trying to Conceive

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  • Well... if they unite they live for about nine months in the uterus :p

    An egg is only viable for about 12-24 hours after ovulation, but sperm can live up to 5 days in your reproductive tract if you have fertile-quality cervical fluid.
    Ati_13

    Answer by Ati_13 at 1:00 AM on Oct. 4, 2009

  • Google.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:13 AM on Oct. 4, 2009

  • 3 days is more likely for the healthiest sperm
    MiraclesDHappen

    Answer by MiraclesDHappen at 6:50 AM on Oct. 4, 2009

  • Sperm usually die inside the vagina within less than an hour but they can survive inside the uterus for up to 5 days. In certain environments, such as the cervix, uterus and fallopian tubes sperm have a life-span of up to five days, but most die within 1-2 days. In other environments, such as the vagina, sperm live only a few hours and even less than that outside the human body, exposed to the open air. That's why a woman can get pregnant if they ovulate within 5 days after intercourse.
    Annabel1809Lee

    Answer by Annabel1809Lee at 10:07 AM on Oct. 4, 2009

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