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About how long can sperm live inside a condom

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About how long can sperm live inside a condom?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 5 years ago.
Hello, and I am pleased to help, use of my answers are for educational purposes only.
Sperm can live for up to 72 hours outside the body.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
What about if it is exposed to air?
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 5 years ago.
It can live for up to 72 hours depending on the conditions.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
What would the conditions be for sperm in a condom inside a trash can in dark room?
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 5 years ago.
As long as the sperm have moisture such as the semen surrounding the sperm, they can live.
As soon as they dry out, they die.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Will staying in a condom overnight cause the semen to dry out?
Expert:  Dr. Owen replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for your questions, I would be happy to answer more, thank you