Received: 19 June 2019
Accepted: 29 January 2020
First Online: 10 February 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research was conducted after obtaining ethical clearance from the Health Research Ethics Review Committee (HRERC) of the College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University. Written informed consent was obtained before data collection from each study participants to assure the willingness of each participant to participate in the study after explaining the objective of the study. Confidentiality and privacy of the study participant were also kept protected. Any study participants were informed of the right to withdraw their participation at any time during the interview.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests, with the exception that collaborative travel costs from the USA to Ethiopia has been supported by the Worldwide Fistula Fund.