Can I Get Pregnant From Oral Sex?enteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-expertAnswersRev-enHD-AR1.jpgFind out what the experts have to say.oral, oral sex, blowjob, bj, felate, felatio, go down, sex, ejaculation, blow, job, pregnant, pregnancy, sexually transmitted disease, std, hiv, aids, herpes, protection, contraception, abstinence, vaginal11/26/200702/06/201702/06/2017Steven Dowshen, MD01/01/2017280b7712-8e0f-4684-9703-442d08106635https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/pregancy-risk.html/<p><em>My boyfriend and I have recently started to have oral sex. We have not yet had vaginal sex. Is it possible for me to get pregnant?<br /> </em>&ndash; <em>Anita*</em></p> <p>No, it's not possible to get pregnant from oral sex alone. Sperm must get into the vagina &mdash; and eventually up through the cervix into the uterus. If a couple has vaginal sex while hooking up, the girl could get pregnant.</p> <p>Although getting pregnant isn't a possibility with oral sex, getting a <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/std.html/">sexually transmitted disease (STD)</a> &mdash; such as gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, warts, herpes, or HIV &mdash; is.</p> <p>To avoid pregnancy and STDs, always remember to use a <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/contraception-condom.html/">condom</a> every time you have sex &mdash;&nbsp;including oral, vaginal, or anal sex. Whenever oral sex is being performed on a girl, a dental dam should be used. A guy receiving oral sex should wear a latex condom &mdash; or, if he or his partner is allergic to latex, a polyurethane condom.</p> <p>If the taste of latex isn't your thing, there are flavored condoms made specifically for oral sex.</p> <p><em>*Names have been changed to protect user privacy.</em></p>¿Puedo quedarme embarazada por haber practicado sexo oral?Mi novio y yo hemos comenzado a practicar sexo oral. ¿Es posible que quede embarazada?https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/teens/pregnancy-risk-esp.html/b6c7a869-fb0f-4e98-9214-5544ab0f1bcb
About Birth ControlBefore you consider having sex, you need to know how to protect yourself. Read this article to get the basics on birth control.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/contraception.html/90f91fa7-99ad-4e73-aab1-4ec8af08e95d
Birth Control Methods: How Well Do They Work?Some birth control methods work better than others. This chart compares how well different birth control methods work.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/bc-chart.html/31584a43-ad61-44da-83a6-046a5a64825a
CondomsCondoms may be a good birth control option for couples who are responsible enough to use one each time and people who want protection against STDs.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/contraception-condom.html/601fb788-f049-40d9-b234-feb62dfbd78c
Female Reproductive SystemWhy do girls get periods? What goes on when a woman gets pregnant? What can go wrong with the female reproductive system? Find the answers to these questions and more in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/female-repro.html/fb3f1957-5655-42f6-bd1f-e0f2627c4245
STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)You've probably heard lots of discouraging news about sexually transmitted diseases. The good news is that STDs can be prevented. Find out how to protect yourself.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/std.html/587b3e0c-bd0d-4d3c-93fa-6e8b38768ac2
kh:age-teenThirteenToNineteenkh:age-youngAdultEighteenPluskh:clinicalDesignation-adolescentMedicinekh:clinicalDesignation-obgynkh:genre-qAndAkh:primaryClinicalDesignation-adolescentMedicineBirth Control, Pregnancy & STD Q&A for Teenshttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/expert/birth-control/121c8069-986e-444f-8c65-b8116310fbc8