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Female Genital Cutting: An Evidence-Based Approach to Clinical Management for the Primary Care Physician

Author(s): Adelaide A. Hearst, MD; Alexandra M. Molnar, MD Published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings, June 2013:88(6):618-629

A review article providing an introduction to the practice of female genital cutting (FGC), the different types, cultural considerations for physicians caring for patients with FGC, and some culturally sensitive approaches to discussions about this topic with girls and women for whom this is an issue.

The link address is: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196%2813%2900264-4/fulltext