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Some cultures require proof of a bride's virginity prior to her marriage. The utility of hymen examination as a test for virginity was reviewed [ 22 — 31 ]. Medical relevance Ten studies reported on the medical relevance of hymen examination as a method to determine history of vaginal intercourse, the most common type of virginity testing [ 1 ]. State-control of female virginity in Turkey: This form of virginity testing was not included in the review of literature because the medical community has not considered vaginal laxity a clinical indicator of previous sexual intercourse. The social effects of virginity testing were documented. Studies of the effects of virginity testing on the examinee are also limited. Retrieved November 19, Ovarian ligament Suspensory ligament.