Journal of General Internal Medicine

, Volume 12, Issue 8, pp 491–499 | Cite as

Female “circumcision” African women confront American medicine

  • Carol R. Horowitz
  • J. Carey Jackson


Sudan Female Genital Mutilation Menstrual Blood Female Circumcision Somali Woman 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carol R. Horowitz
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Carey Jackson
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Departments of Health Policy and Medicine of the Mount Sinai Medical CenterNew York
  2. 2.Department of Medicine of the University of WashingtonSeattle

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