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J Adolesc Health. 2006 Mar;38(3):299-301.

Adolescents tell us why teens have oral sex.

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Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118, USA.


Adolescents' perceived reasons why teens have oral sex ranged from physical pleasure, improving intimate relationships, reducing risks associated with vaginal sex, the influence of substances, and social factors such as reputation concerns and peer experiences.

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