Female genital mutilation – an exported medical hazard

@article{Elgaali2005FemaleGM,
  title={Female genital mutilation – an exported medical hazard},
  author={M. Elgaali and H. Strevens and P. M{\aa}rdh},
  journal={The European Journal of Contraception \& Reproductive Health Care},
  year={2005},
  volume={10},
  pages={93 - 97}
}
Background Female circumcision (FC) has remained a common practice in the countries where it has traditionally been performed. Following increased global mobility, it has also become a common medical issue in the predominantly non-Islamic countries where an increasing number of immigrants from regions where FC is still traditional, have settled. Objectives To investigate types of FC found in a group of immigrants from northern Africa with a current domicile in Scandinavia. To characterize these… Expand
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