Get E-Book on COVID-19

Q. My partner fingered me after ejaculating in his hands. Will I get pregnant?

Answered by
Dr. Reetika Joshi
and medically reviewed by Dr. Vinodhini. J
This is a premium question & answer published on Jul 23, 2020 and last reviewed on: Aug 12, 2020

Hello doctor,

I was fingered a while after my boyfriend ejaculated on his hands after a handjob. Can I get pregnant?

Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrics And Gynaecology
#

Hello,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

I fully understand your concern and will surely help you.

See for getting pregnant the semen containing sperm has to be put inside the vagina or on its surface. The sperm has to travel inside up to the egg and then fertilize it for conceiving.

Since he has not ejaculated inside you and as you have said he ejaculated on his hands and then fingered you, I would like to tell you that sperms do not live longer in the open air and they just survive for around 5 minutes maximum depending upon conditions like temperature, humidity, etc. So 99% you should not be pregnant if he has not put his semen inside your vagina. However, I think you would not like to take a chance and if it is less then 72 hours post this activity then take an emergency contraceptive pill like Unwanted 72.

Also, pregnancy up to a certain extent depends upon ovulation, day of the menstrual cycle, etc., and if you were not ovulating it further reduces any chance of pregnancy.


Was this answer helpful?

 | 

Related Questions:
My pregnant wife was recommended a gall bladder removal surgery. When can it be done?
Can Unwanted 72 cause early and abnormal periods?
Took unwanted 72 after having an unprotected sex. Will I be pregnant?
Consult by PhoneConsult by Phone Video ChatVideo Chat
Also Read Answers From:

Comprehensive Medical Second Opinion.Submit your Case

Related Questions & Answers


My pregnant wife started bleeding after a fall. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife, who is in the first trimester of her pregnancy, slipped on our son's baseball in our garage yesterday and fell. She landed on some workout equipment, which hurt her stomach at a 45o angle at the mid bottom section. She is still in pain, and now she has a bleeding with a dis...  Read Full »

My pregnant wife noticed blood in her vomit. What is the reason?

Query: My doctor,My wife is pregnant and this is her third month. During vomiting, she noticed blood. What is the reason? Kindly suggest me.  Read Full »

How effective is Unwanted 72 in avoiding pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I had sex on 13th of last month (last period was 31st before). The condom burst inside me and cum went inside. So after five to six hours I took unwanted 72. Then from 17th to 22nd there was bleeding and cramps. But now it is about one month and I did not get my periods. Is there any...  Read Full »

Also Read


Crohn's Disease
Crohn's disease causes inflammation of the digestive tract, which results in symptoms like severe diarrhea, stomach pain...  Read more»
I was diagnosed with Celiac disease a year back. Can you suggest any medicine?
Having celiac fromnlast 10 year dignosis recently ayear ago since then i am gluten free still cant absorb food feeling w...  Read more»
My head is shivering from 20 days, and it feels like head trauma. What is the cause?
Hello sir, My head is shivering like anything , feeling like trauma is head. And its start anytime in a day and when s...  Read more»

Ask your health query to a doctor online?

Ask an Obstetrician & Gynaecologist Now

* guaranteed answer within 4 hours.

Disclaimer: All health Q&As published on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek the advice from your physician or other qualified health-care providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website.