Clitoris in women is one organ that has a sensitivity and sexual arousal are high. At a constant stimulation can cause pleasure is incomparable (orgasme clitoris).
But sometimes the woman does not feel or reduced sensitivity of the clitoris. This could be due to excess tissue covering (prepuce) of the clitoris. The reason is that innate, not the opening of the foreskin of the clitoris, obesity or aging factors.
Samakah with female circumcision?
According to Dr. Prima Progestian, SpOG who practice in the UB Women and Children Hospital and Muhammadiyah RSIA Puring Park - both in South Jakarta, one of the ways you can do to restore sensation and sensitivity of the clitoris is the clitoral foreskin surgery downsizing (clitoral hood reduction or also known as as clitoral hoodectomy). This action is similar to the action on male circumcision. But action is not action circumcision clitoral hoodectomy in women. World Health Organization (WHO) does not advocate female circumcision done especially by cutting the entire area of the clitoris and labia as practiced in northern Africa. In Indonesia the action on infant female circumcision is a way of pricking the clitoris with a needle. causing pain and can lead to bleeding and infection. This is an action that is less appropriate because the purpose of opening the foreskin can not be met simply by pricking with a needle and just hurt your baby!
Basically the skin is different from a woman's clitoris foreskin foreskin penis in men. Foreskin does not cover the total female clitoris. Its function is as a protective barrier of the clitoris so it does not need to be eliminated. However, in 50-60% of women sometimes there is excess network covers the clitoris. Excess foreskin is not the primary but secondary to the foreskin at the top and side (lateral), starting from the apex of the clitoris to the labia minora. Excess tissue is what will interfere with sensation and sensitivity to sexual stimulation. To overcome this problem needs to be streamlining of the clitoris foreskin so it will look better in cosmetics and also improve access to stimulation of the clitoris itself. In cosmetic surgery sex organs, often the action clitoral hood reduction is carried out simultaneously with Labiaplasty or Vaginoplasty to improve responsiveness female sexuality.
Clitoral hoodectomy an action that can be done in a day care (one day care). Patients can go home the same day after the action. Long range of action and a half to two hours depending on whether combined with other actions. Patients can perform light activities thereafter. Intercourse can be done after 6 weeks postoperatively.