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coitus

[′kō·əd·əs]
(zoology)
The act of copulation. Also known as intercourse.
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Experiences of contraception included use of contraception (for which the response options were always, mostly, sometimes, or rarely) and method of contraception (for which the response options were condom, regular contraceptive pill, emergency contraceptive pill, loop intrauterine device, safe period in menstrual cycle, or coitus interruptus).
The gynecologist did not feel that obtaining the date of the patient's last menstrual period (LMP) was required since she asked if the patient had protected coitus since her LMP and the patient answered yes.
Biomechanical stress due to repeated acts of retracting the prepuce during urination and coitus can result in fissuring which can lead to fibrosis and phimosis.
Direct arterial pressure, heart rate and electrocardiogram during human coitus.
In a time when women were perceived to be easily swayed into pacts with the devil through coitus, fears of witches and monstrous births were prevalent, and the topics of conception, gestation, and birth occupied the thoughts of many.
Tiger Mothers start planning their child's career when they hit 10, their university education at birth, and their primary school during coitus.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), and the American Cancer Society recommend screening in sexually active women at least every 3 years, starting at age 21 or 3 years after the first coitus (6-8).
In general, they are asymptomatic, unless when they are complicated by infection or difficult coitus.
The new guideline addresses the use of hormonal contraceptives, emergency contraceptive pills, intrauterine devices for both pregnancy prevention and emergency contraception, barrier methods, sterilization, and "natural methods," including coitus interruptus, lactational amenorrhea, and fertility awareness.
Michelangelo is thought to have been homosexual, but he publicly expressed aversion to coitus, and advised others "not to indulge in it, or at least as little as possible.
This routine is repeated several times with different men, and it's not until Laura meets Arturo (Gustavo Sanchez Parra), whose taste for violent coitus seems to be Laura's cup of tea, that we begin to notice how her manic routines and masochistic urges are sheltering a deeper trauma.
The declining effectiveness of Plan B between 48 and 120 hours after coitus adds to the argument that preventing a fertilized egg from being implanted is not one of its effects, she said.