Female genital mutilation: London hospitals treat 4,000 patients
Nearly 4,000 women and girls have been treated for female genital mutilation (FGM) in London's hospitals since 2009, according to new figures.
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust treated the most FGM patients, with 1,146 seen over the past five years.
The data was obtained through Freedom of Information requests to NHS Trusts by BBC London 94.9.
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