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Posted by: Jhon | 2010/09/27

6 year old boy foreskin and glans attached

My son is now 6 years old when he wash his penis he pulls back the foreskin, but it is attached to the glans. Must we leave it or do he have to see the docter?

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Hallo Jhon
It can only start detaching at around 6 years, so leave it be. There is no reason to force retraction of the foreskin - let nature takes its course. The only reason for intervention would be if he can't pass urine normally.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2010/09/27

Hallo Jhon
It can only start detaching at around 6 years, so leave it be. There is no reason to force retraction of the foreskin - let nature takes its course. The only reason for intervention would be if he can't pass urine normally.
Dr Bets

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