Safe sex
Health dictionary
Untitled Document
Search :      

Art dictionary
Financial dictionary
Hollywood dictionary
Insurance dictionary
Literature dictionary
Real Estate dictionary
Tourism dictionary

  Safe sex

Safe sex

    Sex in a monogamous relationship where neither party is infected with a sexually transmitted disease or urinary tract infection is considered to be "safe." However, many healthcare professionals believe there really is no such thing as "safe" sex and the only way to be truly safe is to abstain because all forms of sexual contact carry some risk.


Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the rubella (German measles) virus.


The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.

A management function in which standards and guidelines are developed for the developing, maintaining, and handling of forms and records.

Pertaining to sex or, more particularly, the stimulation, responsiveness, and functions of the sex organs either alone or with one or more partners.

In clinical trials, the probability of harm or discomfort for subjects, arising from the test product. Acceptable risk differs depending on the condition for which a product is being tested. A product for sore throat, for example, will be expected to have a low incidence of side effects. However, unpleasant side effects may be an acceptable risk when testing a promising treatment for a life-threatening illness.


Safee Hospital
The Safee Hospital is a hospital in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

relative freedom from harm; in clinical trials, this refers to an absence of harmful side effects resulting from use of the product and may be assessed by laboratory testing of biological samples, special tests and procedures, psychiatric evaluation, and/or physical examination of subjects.

Safety and tolerability
The safety of a medical product concerns the medical risk to the subject, usually assessed in a clinical trial by laboratory tests (including clinical chemistry and haematology), vital signs, clinical adverse events (diseases, signs and symptoms), and other special safety, tests (for example, ECGs opthamology). The tolerability of the medical product represents the degree to which overt adverse effects can be tolerated by the subject


A mechanism for producing a specific state of immunologic unresponsiveness by the induction of suppressor T cells. This type of unresponsiveness is passively transferable by suppressor T cells or their soluble products.

Literally, genetically identical.

Same as isograft.

Sexual health
The specific set of health matters and issues related to sex and sexuality.

South Beach Diet
A diet developed by cardiologist Arthur Agatston.

Safe sex

A bacterium that may cause intestinal infection and diarrhea. See also gastroenteritis.

Surgical removal of a fallopian tube.

Surgical removal of a fallopian tube.

Saturated fat
Fat that is found in foods from animal meats and skin, dairy products and some vegetables.

Schatzki's Ring
See lower esophageal ring.

   We thank you for using the Health Dictionary to search for Safe sex. If you have a better definition for Safe sex than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option. This definition of Safe sex may be disputed by other professionals. Our attempt is to provide easy definitions on Safe sex and any other medical topic for the public at large.
This dictionary contains 59020 terms.      

                    © Health Dictionary 2005 - All rights reserved -

   safesex / afe sex / sfe sex / sae sex / saf sex / safesex / safe ex / safe sx / safe se / ssafe sex / saafe sex / saffe sex / safee sex / safe sex / safe ssex / safe seex / safe sexx / wafe sex / eafe sex / dafe sex / xafe sex / zafe sex / aafe sex / qafe sex / sqfe sex / swfe sex / ssfe sex / sxfe sex / szfe sex / sare sex / sate sex / sage sex / sabe sex / save sex / sace sex / sade sex / saee sex / saf3 sex / saf4 sex / safr sex / saff sex / safd sex / safs sex / safw sex / safe wex / safe eex / safe dex / safe xex / safe zex / safe aex / safe qex / safe s3x / safe s4x / safe srx / safe sfx / safe sdx / safe ssx / safe swx / safe sez / safe sea / safe ses / safe sed / safe sec / safe se /