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14 Jul 2006

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please please please can somebody give me the correct answer as to how long sperm can stay in your body for please
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diane
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Diane

The general teaching is that the fertilisation capacity of sperm in the female genital tract is for three days. However, the viability i.e living sperm or sperm which have not undergone cell death, may be obtained after 5 days.
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