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Costs of Obstetrical Consequences of Female Genital Mutilation


Summary

This project will estimate the financial burden of the obstetrical complications experienced by women in Africa who have undergone female genital mutilation. The obstetrical consequences include higher rates of hemorrhage, perineal tearing, Cesarean section, blood transfusion and prolonged hospitalization

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  • Start Date: 
    02/01/2008
  • End Date: 
    12/31/2009

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