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    how much is the chance .....?
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    gentle1954 posted:
    my wife,s age is 50+ she recently asks me having sex but using no condom no pills . she believes that bec... of her age she wouldnt get pregnant for ever . how much is she right?
    she has monthly period yet.
     
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    An_260647 responded:
    if she still has periods she can get pregnant. But chances are low. And chances for keeping the pregnancy are very low. At 45 it's only 20%, so at you wife age is even less.
    However, if you're afraid of the pregnancy, vasectomy is your answer.


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