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coitus

 [ko´ĭ-tus]
sexual union by vagina between male and female; usually applied to the mating process in human beings. adj., adj co´ital.
coitus incomple´tus (coitus interrup´tus) coitus in which the penis is withdrawn from the vagina before ejaculation, a widely used but unreliable method of contraception.
coitus reserva´tus coitus in which ejaculation of semen is intentionally suppressed.

co·i·tus

(kō'i-tŭs), Avoid the mispronunciations kō-ē'tus, kō-ī'tus, and koy'tus.
Sexual union between male and female.
[L.]

coitus

/co·i·tus/ (ko´it-us) sexual connection per vaginam between male and female.co´ital
coitus incomple´tus , coitus interrup´tus coitus in which the penis is withdrawn from the vagina before ejaculation.
coitus reserva´tus  coitus in which ejaculation is intentionally suppressed.

coitus

(koi′təs, kō′ĭ-təs, kō-ē′-)
n.
Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.

coit′al adj.
coit′al·ly adv.

coitus

[kō′itəs]
Etymology: L, coire, to come together
the sexual union of two people of opposite sex in which the penis is introduced into the vagina, typically resulting in mutual excitation and usually orgasm. Also called coition, copulation, sexual intercourse. coital, adj.
Sexual intercourse between a man and woman involving insertion of the penis into the vagina

coitus

Coition, copulation Sexology Sexual union between a ♂ and ♀involving insertion of the penis into the vagina

co·i·tus

(kō'i-tŭs)
Sexual union.
Synonym(s): coition, copulation (1) , pareunia, sexual intercourse.
[L.]

coitus

Copulation or the physical act of sex.

coitus

the act of copulation between male and female animals during which sperm is transferred from male to female.

co·i·tus

(kō'i-tŭs)
Sexual union.
Synonym(s): pareunia, sexual intercourse.
[L.]

coitus (kō´itus),

n the act of sexual intercourse.

coitus

sexual union by vagina between male and female. See also mating.

Patient discussion about coitus

Q. what tests do i need to do to check that i don't have HIV? and how long does it take to get an answer? i had unprotected sex with this girl i met , and i am really afraid , things just happened really quickly and we had sex and i did not use condom , what should i do ?

A. If you think that you have HIV or you just want to be sure, you should go to your nearest clinic and get tested. They will know what tests you would need to take. Some clinics even do this kind of testing for free. Here is a website on different testings a nd prices: http://www.requestatest.com/STDtesting.aspx?utm_source=yahoo&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=std-testing&utm_campaign=std_g01 You should always use precaution when having intercourse. You can never be to safe. Hope this helps.

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ACOG advises that emergency contraception using a pill or the copper IUD should be initiated as soon as possible (up to 5 days) after unprotected coitus or inadequately protected coitus.
It is due to biomechanical stress as a result of coitus or retracting the prepuce for cleansing or urination.
0% had their first coitus at age 17 or earlier, 25% had more than 3 lifetime number of sexual partners, and 12.
The mucoid cyst of penis is rare and can difficult the coitus.
Indeed, the increase in risk attributed to coitus was found to be far less than that associated with anger and unaccustomed physical exercise, and during the 2 to 4 h after awakening associated with diurnal variation (15).
8, respectively) than those in Hanoi, but despite this, they were more likely to have experienced coitus (2.
The number of times condoms were used was divided by coital frequency to obtain participants' percentage of condom use during coitus for two time periods: the past 14 days and the past 60 days.
Then a gang of hostile rival males started to achieve a rather violent form of coitus interruptus.
Company in business since 1994 seeks contraceptive products, such as: 1- Emergency contraceptive pills: the ones that women can drink between 1 or 3 days after a risky coitus.
And if you found it hard to imagine the twinkly-eyed West Midlands lad in the act of coitus before you came in, as you emerge trembling onto Roe Street, you'll be able to picture little else.
Until now microbicide gels had to be applied within, at most, an hour of coitus.