Female genital mutilations, better understand them to better respond to them
Les mutilations génitales féminines, mieux les comprendre pour mieux les prendre en charge
Survey among midwives and gynaecologists (132 questionnaires sent / 55 respondents)
Mager F., Noriega Tontor C.
Year of data collection
Midwives and gynaecologists
Prevalence data on FGM
45.5% (25/55) of the respondents had encountered one or more cases of FGM during the two previous years. Seven requests for re-infibulation were reported and five were performed.
Study on the prevalence of female genital mutilations and the risk at female genital mutilations in Belgium