Absence of Anogenital Injury in the Adolescent/Adult Female Sexual Assault Patient

Publish Date: 
October 2012

Issue #13 of Strategies In Brief provides a review of research studies on the presence or absence of genital or anal injuries in cases of sexual assault. Absence of injury is relatively common, but this does not necessarily indicate that no assault occurred.

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