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Condom
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A rolled-up condom
Backgrund
Birth control teep Barrier
First use Auncient
Rubber: 1855
Latex: 1920
Polyurethane: 1994
Polyisoprene: 2008
Pregnancy rates (first year, latex)
Perfect uise 2%[1]
Teepical uise 18%[1]
Uisage
Uiser reminders Latex condoms damaged bi ile-based lubricants
Advantages and disadvantages
STD pertection Yes
Benefits No medications or clinic veesits required

A condom is a sheath-shaped barrier device that mey be uised during sexual intercoorse tae reduce the probability o pregnancy an spreadin sexually transmittit infections (STIs/STDs) such as HIV/AIDS.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Trussell, James (2011). "Contraceptive efficacy". In Hatcher, Robert A.; Trussell, James; Nelson, Anita L.; Cates, Willard Jr.; Kowal, Deborah; Policar, Michael S. (eds.). Contraceptive technology (20th revised ed.). New York: Ardent Media. pp. 779–863. ISBN 978-1-59708-004-0. ISSN 0091-9721. OCLC 781956734.  Table 26–1 = Table 3–2 Percentage of women experiencing an unintended pregnancy during the first year of typical use and the first year of perfect use of contraception, and the percentage continuing use at the end of the first year. United States.