What FGM 3?

What FGM 3?

Types of FGM type 3 (infibulation) – narrowing the vaginal opening by creating a seal, formed by cutting and repositioning the labia. other harmful procedures to the female genitals, including pricking, piercing, cutting, scraping or burning the area.

What is the difference between male circumcision and female circumcision?

Male circumcision is done for cultural or religious reasons, but female circumcision reflects an underlying message about the status of women and an intention to affect their sexual function and behavior.

What is a circumcision on a baby girl?

Female genital cutting or circumcision is the partial or complete removal of the external female genital organs. It is done for cultural rather than medical reasons.

How is a circumcision performed on a newborn?

Newborn Male Circumcision

  1. The penis and foreskin are cleaned.
  2. A special clamp is attached to the penis and the foreskin is cut and removed.
  3. After the procedure, gauze with petroleum jelly is placed over the wound to protect it from rubbing against the diaper.