Can harm result if a boy ejaculates sperm into a woman while she is pregnant?

Last updated on October 21, 2020


What harm can it do to the baby or woman if the boy ejaculates sperm into the woman while she is pregnant?


When a woman becomes pregnant, a plug made up of thick mucus forms in the cervix at the entrance to the uterus. This plug keeps the baby in a relatively germ-free environment while it is developing. The same plug also keeps out sperm from the husband. A wife can enjoy sex up until a few weeks before the baby is delivered. Near the time for a baby to be delivered, the vagina stretches to make room for the baby and the stretched vagina makes sex difficult. A few weeks after the baby is delivered, the vagina returns to its normal size and sex can resume.