Psychosocial and sexual aspects of female circumcision

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S. Abdel-Azim (2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: African Journal of Urology, volume 19, issue 3, pages 141-142 (issn: 1110-5704)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.afju.2012.12.005
  • Subject: Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | Psychological | Female circumcision | Sexual
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Sexual behavior is a result of interaction of biology and psychology. Sexual excitement of the female can be triggered by stimulation of erotogenic areas; part of which is the clitoris. Female circumcision is done to minimize sexual desire and to preserve virginity. Thi... View more
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