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Knowledge of the Internal Clitoris Informs Reconstructive Surgery Efforts

From BBC News: The surgeon helping women after genital mutilation By Linda Pressly BBC News, Barcelona 24 July 2013 Last updated at 19:20 ET In Barcelona, a doctor offers reconstructive surgery to women of African origin who were subjected to … Continue reading

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Contemporary Western Female Genital Mutilation

“Ugly.” “Offensive.” “Unpleasant to look at.” These responses are the results of cultural conditioning, a highly destructive, shame and abuse-based conditioning. There is nothing inherently ugly about genitalia, just as there is nothing inherently ugly about any particular body part. … Continue reading

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