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How do I tell my mom that I don't want to get a circumcision (girl)?
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: Mutilation - illegal
Female circumcision is mutilation and thus illegal in all civilized countries.
Amputation of the clitoris is part of this operation, which should be called by its true name "mutilation". Any physician or quack performing such a procedure should be reported to the police, it is a major felony. Unless this is a bad joke on behalf of your mother.

In brief: Mutilation - illegal
Female circumcision is mutilation and thus illegal in all civilized countries.
Amputation of the clitoris is part of this operation, which should be called by its true name "mutilation". Any physician or quack performing such a procedure should be reported to the police, it is a major felony. Unless this is a bad joke on behalf of your mother.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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In brief: Female circ
In the United States i would think and hope this practice is not legal.

In brief: Female circ
In the United States i would think and hope this practice is not legal.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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