[Female cosmetic genital surgery: Point-counterpoint]

Gynecol Obstet FertiL. July-Aug 2012 40(7–8); 445–448 Que penser de la génitoplastie cosmétique féminine aujourd’hui ? [Female cosmetic genital surgery: Point-counterpoint] [Article in French] Colson M.H. Abstract Cosmetic genitoplasty interventions, and especially reduction nymphoplasties, now seem to attract more and more patients, mainly among the younger who are more influenced by widely publicized pornographic than by anatomicContinue reading “[Female cosmetic genital surgery: Point-counterpoint]”

[Results of surgical clitoral repair after ritual excision: 453 cases]

Gynecol Obstet Fertil. Dec 2006 34(12); 1137–1141 Résultats de la réparation chirurgicale du clitoris après mutilation sexuelle : 453 cas [Results of surgical clitoral repair after ritual excision: 453 cases] [Article in French] Foldes P, Louis-Sylvestre C ABSTRACT Objective. Ritual excision is responsible for urologic, gynaecologic and obstetrical complications, whose surgical treatment has been fully described. Sexual sequelae deserve the same attention. We describe and analyzeContinue reading “[Results of surgical clitoral repair after ritual excision: 453 cases]”

[Practice of reconstructive plastic surgery of the clitoris after genital mutilation in Burkina Faso. About 94 cases]

Annales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthetique. Disponible en ligne depuis le vendredi 11 mai 2012. Doi : 10.1016/j.anplas.2012.04.004 [Pratique de la chirurgie plastique reconstructrice du clitoris après mutilations génitales au Burkina Faso. À propos de 94 cas] [Article in French] C.M.R. Ouédraogo, S. Madzou, B. Touré, A. Ouédraogo, S. Ouédraogo, J. Lankoandé ABSTRACT But de l’étude Décrire et évaluer les résultats de la chirurgie plastiqueContinue reading “[Practice of reconstructive plastic surgery of the clitoris after genital mutilation in Burkina Faso. About 94 cases]”

[Clitoridal reconstruction after female circumcision]

Annales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthetique. Feb 2001 56(1):74-69. Doi : 10.1016/j.anplas.2010.04.001 [Chirurgie réparatrice du clitoris après excision rituelle] [Article in french] J. Quilichini, B. Burin Des Roziers, G. Daoud, S. Cartier ABSTRACT But de l’étude Décrire et évaluer les résultats de la chirurgie plastique reconstructrice du clitoris dans le but de promouvoir la santé de la reproduction. Patientes et méthode NousContinue reading “[Clitoridal reconstruction after female circumcision]”

[Reconstructive surgery of the clitoris after sexual mutilation].

Ann Chir Plast Esthet. 2011 Feb;56(1):59-64. Epub 2010 Jun 16. [Reconstructive surgery of the clitoris after sexual mutilation]. [Article in French] Madzou S, Ouédraogo CM, Gillard P, Lefebvre-Lacoeuille C, Catala L, Sentilhes L, Descamps P. Pôle gynécologie obstétrique, médecine fœtale, reproduction humaine et orthogénie, CHU d’Angers, 4, rue Larrey, 49000 Angers, France. semadzou@chu-angers.fr ABSTRACT Ritual sexualContinue reading “[Reconstructive surgery of the clitoris after sexual mutilation].”

[Clitoridal reconstruction after female circumcision].

Ann Chir Plast Esthet. 2011 Feb;56(1):74-9. Epub 2010 Jun 19. [Clitoridal reconstruction after female circumcision]. [Article in French] Quilichini J, Burin Des Roziers B, Daoud G, Cartier S. Service de chirurgie plastique et chirurgie maxillo-faciale, centre hospitalier de Gonesse, 25, rue Pierre-de-Theilley, BP 30071, 95503 Gonesse cedex, France. julien.quilichini@gmail.com ABSTRACT Ritual sexual mutilations affect 140million ofContinue reading “[Clitoridal reconstruction after female circumcision].”

Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care

Nurse Pract. 2011 Apr;36(4):45-50. Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care. Burke E. Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a continuing practice among some immigrant groups. As mobility increases among this population, NPs in primary care will continue to see women who have experienced FGM. NPs must gain a better understanding of the practice in orderContinue reading “Female genital mutilation: applications of nursing theory for clinical care”

NGO Clitoraid

   The Las Vegas, US-based NGO Clitoraid has been criticized for their use of the motto “Adopt a Clitoris” as a reclaim for fundraising. In some of its activities, such as the last one held in Italy last July 2012, the coordinators gifted the attendants to the event with “Clito-boxes” (see LINK). Researcher Sylvia Tamale,Continue reading “NGO Clitoraid”