Female genital mutilation and obstetric outcome: WHO collaborative prospective study in six African countries

  title={Female genital mutilation and obstetric outcome: WHO collaborative prospective study in six African countries},
  author={Emily Banks and Olav Meirik and T. Farley and Oluwole Akande and Heli Bathija and Mohamed K Ali},
  journal={The Lancet},

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