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intercourse

 [in´ter-kors]
1. mutual exchange.
sexual intercourse
1. coitus.
2. any physical contact between two individuals involving stimulation of the genital organs of at least one.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sex·u·al in·ter·course

coitophobia, cypridophobia.
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sexual intercourse

n.
1. Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.
2. Sexual activity that includes insertion of the penis into the anus or mouth.
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The act in which the external male reproductive organ—penis—enters the external/accessible female reproductive tract—vagina
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co·i·tus

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

1. The totality of the physical and mental interplay between humans in which the explicit or implicit goal is bodily union and, ideally, the expression of love and affection.
2. COITUS.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Patient discussion about sexual intercourse

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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First, sexual intercourse was measured with a binary item that asked "have you ever had sexual intercourse?" (yes or no).
Most university students had their first sexual intercourse before the age of 18 (69.3%), and 14.9% of the total sample started their sexual life at the age of 14 or less.
Across 29 states, a significant linear decrease in the prevalence of ever having had sexual intercourse was identified among only 9th grade students in five states; among only 9th and 10th grade students in nine states; among only 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students in seven states; among 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students in three states; and among other combinations of grades in three states (Figure 2).
To date, little evidence addressing the issue focusing on women entering in sexual intercourse at a young age has been established in Lesotho.
Some women are born without a hymen; some are born with a hymen so flexible that it does not tear even during a sexual intercourse.
In particular, it is not generally known that adult persons, for example, half-brother and half-sister performing consensual sexual intercourse are liable to imprisonment.
Age at first sexual intercourse was examined in an analysis of data from a prospective longitudinal birth cohort in Soweto, Johannesburg, SA, using information gathered on six occasions from young people between the ages of 11 and 18 years.
* 6% of students reported having had sexual intercourse before age 13 (6% in 2011)
The study of de Jose (2013) also stated that 80% of the adolescents who have experienced sexual intercourse have reported that they did not use or does not like using condom, which puts them into high risk of unplanned pregnancy and exposure to STIs or HIV.
" Hence we are of the opinion that it has not been proved beyond reasonable doubt that the appellant committed sexual intercourse with the deceased contrary to her wishes or her consent.
The Study: The age of menarche was collected for 554 girls in Western Australia as was the age of first sexual intercourse.
In the USA in 2007, 47.8% of adolescents had their first sexual intercourse during secondary school studies (4).