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Clitoral neuroma after female genital mutilation/cutting: a rare but possible event

Published inThe journal of sexual medicine, vol. 9, no. 4, p. 1220-1225
Publication date2012
Abstract

Female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C), in particular, type III, also called infibulation, can cause various long-term complications. However, posttraumatic neuroma of the clitoris is extremely rare; only one case was previously reported in the literature.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Circumcision, Female/adverse effects/classification
  • Clitoris/pathology/surgery
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Islam
  • Neuroma/etiology/pathology/surgery
  • Postoperative Complications/etiology/pathology/surgery
  • Religion and Medicine
  • Somalia/ethnology
  • Switzerland
  • Vulvar Neoplasms/etiology/pathology/surgery
Citation (ISO format)
ABDULCADIR, Jasmine et al. Clitoral neuroma after female genital mutilation/cutting: a rare but possible event. In: The journal of sexual medicine, 2012, vol. 9, n° 4, p. 1220–1225. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02558.x
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ISSN of the journal1743-6095
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