Anti-FGM efforts FGM is carried out by some people especially in some countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, through cutting or removing some or all of the external female genitalia
. In statements on Wednesday, Ashmawi said the campaign is entitled "Budour Month" after the name of a 11-year-old girl who died of complications of a circumcision surgery in a private clinic in the Egyptian village of Mughagha, Minya governorate, in 2007.
In his second and final volume on the Tineidae family of moths, Gaedike covers six subfamilies, and 103 species, presenting figures of the moths, male and female genitalia
, and information on the life and history and distribution.
Tampons, an alternative to traditional sanitary towels, are designed to absorb the menstrual flow after insertion into the female genitalia
(2015) diagnosed the family Meessiidae based on the following adult characters: small moths (wingspans 3-12 mm); forewing relatively slender and tapering, venation of hindwing reduced, male genitalia symmetrical, and the long oviscapt of female genitalia
with posterior apophyses nearly 3 times longer than the anterior apophyses (Regier et al.
So-called "virginity testing" - also often referred to as hymen, "two-finger" or per vaginal examination - is a gynecological inspection of female genitalia
carried out in the false belief that it can reliably determine whether a woman or girl has had vaginal intercourse.
The emails included one that used a vulgar term for female genitalia
to refer to past Miss America winners, one that wished that a particular former Miss America had died and others that speculated about how many sex partners one former Miss America has had.
Douglas McAllister, 33, has been jailed for 21 months for a series of acts which also included forcing a 10-year-old girl to look at photos of female genitalia
Immuki Island, which serves as the breeding ground for sea creatures thriving on dead corals locally known as "paringit" (in Ilokano), has also created quite a stir due to its shape which naughty visitors would always compare with female genitalia
This lead to an enlarged female genitalia
which doctors mistook for a penis.
Female Genital Mutilation, also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual cutting or removal of some or all of the external female genitalia
. The practice is found in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, and within communities from countries in which FGM is common.
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines FGM as "any operation involving partial or total removal of female genitalia
." Despite the fact that the practice has been criminalized in Egypt since 2008, an estimated 87 percent of the country's girls and women aged between 15 to 49 have undergone FGM.