Sexual Anatomy and Function in Women With and Without Genital Mutilation: A Cross-Sectional Study.

@article{Abdulcadir2016SexualAA,
  title={Sexual Anatomy and Function in Women With and Without Genital Mutilation: A Cross-Sectional Study.},
  author={Jasmine Abdulcadir and Diomidis Botsikas and Myl{\`e}ne Bolmont and Aline Bilancioni and Dahila Amal Djema and Francesco Bianchi Demicheli and Michal Yaron and Patrick Petignat},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={226-37}
}
INTRODUCTION Female genital mutilation (FGM), the partial or total removal of the external genitalia for non-medical reasons, can affect female sexuality. However, only few studies are available, and these have significant methodologic limitations. AIM To understand the impact of FGM on the anatomy of the clitoris and bulbs using magnetic resonance imaging and on sexuality using psychometric instruments and to study whether differences in anatomy after FGM correlate with differences in sexual… CONTINUE READING