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Please explain why is male circumcision okay and femal circumcision not?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: Female circumcision

Is mutilation because clitoris ; inner labia are removed.
Girls or women can die from blood loss. Female circumcision is also frequently accompanied by sewing labia together to prevent sexual penetration until vagina is opened for marriage. There is no medical benefit for women.Sexual pleasure is denied them. Male circumcision involves only removal of foreskin ; has some potential medical benefits.

In brief: Female circumcision

Is mutilation because clitoris ; inner labia are removed.
Girls or women can die from blood loss. Female circumcision is also frequently accompanied by sewing labia together to prevent sexual penetration until vagina is opened for marriage. There is no medical benefit for women.Sexual pleasure is denied them. Male circumcision involves only removal of foreskin ; has some potential medical benefits.
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