TITLE

Egypt: New research shows many more women mutilated

PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Women's International Network News;Summer97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents results of the 1995 Demographic and Health Survey in Egypt indicating an increase in the number of women who have undergone female circumcision. Circumcisions taking place before puberty; Failure to recognize the negative consequences of circumcision; Persons who performed female circumcision.
ACCESSION #
9708043215

 

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