WEBSITE OF THE WEEKBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7176.135b (Published 09 January 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:135
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The Female Genital Mutilation Homepage www.fgmnetwork.org At this very moment about 8to 10million women and girls in the Middle East and in Africa are at risk of undergoing one form or another of genital mutilation.
Even though there is increasing awareness for this topic, we may not realise the magnitude of this problem: the number of affected women is vast; pathophysiological understanding is low, …