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ask: If a guy ejaculates and has come on his hand, then fingers his girlfriend a few minutes later can she get pregnant?

By Anonymous

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Susan Cody HERWriter Guide

Hi Anon

If live sperm is entered into the vagina via someone's finger, then yes, this can lead to pregnancy. Sperm can stay alive for several minutes (to longer) after ejaculation.

Best,

Susan

December 7, 2012 - 1:59pm
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