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Barrier methods of birth control - series—Pathway of sperm

Pathway of sperm

Overview

Barrier methods of birth control prevent pregnancy by making sure that sperm and egg do not meet.

Review Date 1/14/2018

Updated by: John D. Jacobson, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda Center for Fertility, Loma Linda, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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