Country-based reference values and international comparisons of clitoral size in healthy Nigerian newborn infants.

@article{Jarrett2015CountrybasedRV,
  title={Country-based reference values and international comparisons of clitoral size in healthy Nigerian newborn infants.},
  author={Olumide Olatokunbo Jarrett and Omolola Ouwakemi Ayoola and Bj{\"o}rn G Jonsson and Kerstin Albertsson-Wikland and Martin E. Ritz{\'e}n},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2015},
  volume={104 12},
  pages={1286-90}
}
AIM Clitoral size references are useful for diagnosing genital abnormalities. Despite the fact that examining the genitalia is an important aspect of newborn evaluation, few studies have been carried out to determine normal clitoral size in newborn infants. The aim of this study was to establish reference values for clitoral size in Nigerian newborn girls and to compare them with references from other ethnic populations. METHODS A total of 244 healthy newborn girls delivered at 28-43 weeks… CONTINUE READING

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