This review searched ten different databases, and found 17 reports on virginity testing. Reported on the fear that a failed test will increase risk of abuse and discrimination In one case, a girl's relatives broke both her arms after she failed a virginity test. Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 3. A case—control study of anatomic changes resulting from sexual abuse. It's In Our Hands.
Healing patterns in anogenital injuries:
In addition, included studies reported that virginity testing could cause physical, psychological, and social harms to the examinee. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. More research is urgently needed to understand the regional and cultural rationales for virginity testing, and to develop more robust and efficacious education strategies that involve communities. The search strategy is described in more detail in the Additional file 1. Healing of injuries to the hymen was reviewed in two studies, both in the contexts of sexual abuse allegations in the United States [ 2728 ].