John G. Aesthetic alteration of the genitalia is increasingly sought by women unhappy with the size, shape, and appearance of their vulva. Although the labia minora are usually the focus of concern, the entire anatomic region—minora, labia majora, clitoral hood, perineum, and mons pubis—should be evaluated in a preoperative assessment of women seeking labiaplasty. Labiaplasty is associated with high patient satisfaction and low complication rates. The three basic labia minora reduction techniques—edge excision, wedge excision, and central deepithelialization—as well as their advantages and disadvantages are discussed to assist the surgeon in tailoring technique selection to individual genital anatomy and aesthetic desires.
Clitoral hood reduction
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Wheeless, with its third edition printed in coincidentally the year that the federal law against FGM was enacted in the United States. The website itself constitutes the 4th edition of the Atlas. In fact the index of recent updates includes the article on excision of the hypertrophied clitoris, so this article must be relatively recent but no date is given. I was in shock. Yes I know that the treatment for intersex girls with enlarged clitoris used to be the removal of the clitoris… long time ago! The website is the work of Clifford R. Wheeless, Jr.
Everything You Should Know About Your Clitoral Hood
Twenty-seven women who underwent surgery because of clitoral keloid between May and September in Sudan Nyala Turkish Hospital were evaluated in this retrospective descriptive case series study. All patients had long-term health problems dysuria, chronic pelvic pain, vaginal discharge, and chronic pruritus and sexual dysfunction. Keloids were removed by surgical excision.
What is it? Does every person with a vagina have one? Is it supposed to look like that? That flap is your clitoral hood, a fold of skin that surrounds and protects your glans clitoris.