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how long can a fertilised egg lived in uterus?

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how long can a fertilised egg{blastocyst) lived in uterus if it is not flushed by menses??

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replied March 5th, 2011
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Hello and welcome to eHealth forum!

After formation, blastocyst takes about 24 hours to implant in the uterus. If the implantation fails, periods start. Hope this helps. Take care!

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