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No. The first sperm to reach the egg fertilizes it and the rest have no affect on it. Hello, No it doesn't. Sperms main objective is to fertilise the egg. If the egg has already been fertilised, then the sperm simply dies without causing harm to yourself or the Embryo.

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Q: Does sperm cause harm to a fertilized egg or stop it from attaching itself to the uterus?
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Can you have a healthy baby after a miscarriage and two abortions?

Yes you can. The concern would be what caused your miscarraige and is it likely to cause one again and scar tissue in your uterus from previous abortion. Scar tissue can cause the placenta from attaching correctly.


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The fertilization of an egg cell by a sperm cell takes place, in normal pregnancies, in the woman's uterus. The fertilized egg then implants into the wall of the uterus and begins to grow there until it is time to deliver the baby. In some circumstances, however, the sperm might find the egg before the egg reaches the uterus, and the egg may be fertilized in the fallopian tube. Often, an egg fertilized in the fallopian tube will continue its path to the uterus and implant normally. It is possible, though, that the egg will implant in the fallopian tube and become an ectopic pregnancy. If not caught early, this complication can cause problems for both mother and baby.


Why do the lining of the uterus thickens from around day 5 until some days after the egg has been released?

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Why do all woman have menstruation?

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How can you have an eptopic pregnangy after getting gonorrhea?

Gonorrhea causes an infection of your cervix which, if untreated, can move to your uterus and fallopian tubes. This infection can cause pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), which may lead to inflammation and/or scarring of the fallopian tubes. Any damage to fallopian tubes can cause a fertilized egg to become "stuck" before it reaches the uterus, causing an ectopic pregnancy.


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Does anteverted uterus cause any problem?

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An anteverted uterus is perfectly normal. It is the most common uterine type. It does not cause bladder problems.


What is the earliest implantation bleeding occurs?

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Does anteverted uterus cause intercourse pain?

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