The Secret Control: virginity tests at Swedish clinics revealed
The investigative journalists at TV4 Sweden have equipped three actresses with secret cameras. In the made up scenario there is an aunt that forces her young niece to the doctor. The aunt demands that the young woman is controlled for her virginity. The aunt wants the doctor to write a virginity certificate and perform a virginity test on the young woman. The three actresses visit gynecologist and doctors in different cities in Sweden. The problem with virginity tests comes from the myth of the hymen – the body part of women that does not exist.