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Is the withdrawal method a reliable method to prevent pregnancy?
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Some sperm may be passed before ejaculation, so this method is unreliable.

In brief: No
Some sperm may be passed before ejaculation, so this method is unreliable.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Paula Hillard
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Better than nothing
Withdrawal is a method of birth control in which the man "pulls out" his penis from the vagina before he comes or ejaculates.
The failure rate of withdrawal for pregnancy prevention is 24% in the first year of use. If used perfectly, the failure rate is 4%.

In brief: Better than nothing
Withdrawal is a method of birth control in which the man "pulls out" his penis from the vagina before he comes or ejaculates.
The failure rate of withdrawal for pregnancy prevention is 24% in the first year of use. If used perfectly, the failure rate is 4%.
Dr. Paula Hillard
Dr. Paula Hillard
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