CONSANGUINEOUS MARRIAGES IN AFGHANISTAN

@article{Saify2011CONSANGUINEOUSMI,
  title={CONSANGUINEOUS MARRIAGES IN AFGHANISTAN},
  author={Khyber Saify and M. Saadat},
  journal={Journal of Biosocial Science},
  year={2011},
  volume={44},
  pages={73 - 81}
}
Summary The present cross-sectional study was done in order to illustrate the prevalence and types of consanguineous marriages among Afghanistan populations. Data on types of marriages were collected using a simple questionnaire. The total number of couples in the study was 7140 from the following provinces: Badakhshan, Baghlan, Balkh, Bamyan, Kabul, Kunduz, Samangan and Takhar. Consanguineous marriages were classified by the degree of relationship between couples: double first cousins, first… Expand

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