Guidelines Where You Can Get Circumcised
Boys are born with a hood of skin in their genital area and this is called the foreskin. The foreskin covers the head of the genital area which is also called the glans. During circumcision they will remove the foreskin of the genital area surgically. They are removed to expose the end of the genital area.
Statistics show that almost 65% of newborn baby boys are circumcised in the United states of America every year. Circumcision is being done all over the worlds like in Canada, Middle East, Asia and in Europe. Those parents that wants their sons to be circumcise their sons are those that are concerned about their hygiene , has religious beliefs, social reasons and has cultural reasons. Another reason why parents would like their sons to get circumcised is they want their sons to look like a man.
Circumcision can be done in hospitals, religious health office and even in houses. Routine circumcision is can be done in the first 48 hours or in the first ten days.
If you plan to have your son circumcised in the hospital then a pediatrician, obstetrician or a family doctor can do the procedure. They can do the procedure before you can bring your baby home. Doctors will tell you all about the procedure and any kind of risk that could happen. Newborn circumcision is actually a complicated procedure since they will need general anesthesia. Surgery and anesthesia can pose a risk to the baby. There are some cases when doctors can deny or delay the procedure. This is one reason why there are some parents that prefer that their son get circumcised when they are a bit bigger. Doctors do not circumcised premature babies or those babies with medical issues. Doctors do not circumcise babies with physical abnormalities since the foreskin can be used for reconstructive surgery.
Here are the advantages of circumcision:
If circumcision is performed then urinary tract infection can be avoided. Urinary tract infection is very common to boys that are not circumcised.
When men are circumcised they have a lower risk of having penile cancer. When men are circumcised they can avoid having HIV Aids or STD. Penile problems such as inflammation, infection and irritation can really be avoided when men are circumcised. You can easily clean the men genital area when the foreskin is removed.
There are some people that claim circumcision can lower sexual pleasure and the sensitivity of the tip of the genital area. Both of these information are not true.
There are so many penile problems and these can be avoided once men are circumcised.
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