The issue of reinfibulation

@article{Serour2010TheIO,
  title={The issue of reinfibulation},
  author={G. Serour},
  journal={International Journal of Gynecology \& Obstetrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={109}
}
  • G. Serour
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics
Reinfibulation is resuturing after delivery or gynecological procedures of the incised scar tissue resulting from infibulation. Despite the global fight against female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C), reinfibulation of previously mutilated or circumcised women is still performed in various countries around the world. A good estimate of the prevalence of reinfibulation is difficult to obtain, but it can be inferred that 6.5–10.4 million women are likely to have been reinfibulated worldwide… Expand

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