coitarche


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coitarche

(kō″ĭt-ăr′kē)
Age at first sexual intercourse.
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Characteristics N Mean [+ or -] SD Median Age 10 34.79 [+ or -] 9.71 32.0 Coitarche 91 17.53 [+ or -] 2.79 17.0 Age of first delivery 82 19.52 [+ or -] 2.88 19.0 Number of sexual partners 89 2.52 [+ or -] 1.40 2.0 Number of pregnancies 93 4.35 [+ or -] 2.36 4.0 Number of deliveries 93 3.49 [+ or -] 2.17 3.0 Number of abortions 93 0.61 [+ or -] 0.94 0.0 Characteristics Minimum Maximum Age 21 60 Coitarche 13 30 Age of first delivery 14 32 Number of sexual partners 1 8 Number of pregnancies 0 11 Number of deliveries 0 11 Number of abortions 0 5 Table 2: STIs and microbiome changes in population in 100 unselected women of Principe Island.
Nonetheless, their recommendations for when women should have Pap smears "were all over the place," with 40% offering advice that contradicted ACOG's 2003 guidelines, which state that women should begin receiving Pap smears at age 21 years or 3 years post coitarche, said Ms.
Myth: Women should begin having Pap smears at age 18 years or immediately following coitarche, and should have a Pap smear after each change of sexual partner.