Health care for immigrant women in Italy: are we really ready? A survey on knowledge about female genital mutilation.

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BACKGROUND Because of immigration, female genital mutilation (FGM) is an issue of increasing concern in western countries. Nevertheless operators without a specific training may ignore the health condition of women subjected to this practice and fail to provide them adequate assistance. The purpose of the study was to estimate the current knowledge about… (More)
DOI: 10.4415/ANN_14_01_08

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