Entry #13111: Intersex infant surgery in United States

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RegionUnited States
IssueIntersex infant surgery
StatusVaries by Region
Start Date(unknown)
End Date(none)
DescriptionFederally in the United States, intersex infant surgeries are not banned. Very few states have made laws to protect surgeries of that nature, example being New York up till 2 years old.
Sourceshttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8659864/
https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/07/25/us-harmful-surgery-intersex-children


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edited by qcksws. editing to change status, alot of US states have not touched intersex infant surgeries, there are a few that do

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueNot banned(REMOVED)
Special StatusNot bannedVaries by Region
DescriptionNo federal or state bans on surgeries performed on intersex infants. Federally in the United States, intersex infant surgeries are not banned. Very few states have made laws to protect surgeries of that nature, example being New York up till 2 years old.
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No federal or state bans on surgeries performed on intersex infants. Federally in the United States, intersex infant surgeries are not banned. Very few states have made laws to protect surgeries of that nature, example being New York up till 2 years old.

created by fem_enby_queen_07769

Original entry
StatusNot banned
Start Date(unknown)
End Date(none)
DescriptionNo federal or state bans on surgeries performed on intersex infants.
Sourceshttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8659864/ https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/07/25/us-harmful-surgery-intersex-children