Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Khanya | 2009/11/27

Q.

Cicumcision

Is it good or bad? And how do you clean a penis of an uncircumsized baby boy???

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Circimcision is only done for definite medical reasons. It is a minor operation if it is necessary. Just clean your baby's penis by washing gently with a soft washcloth and a mild soap.

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C.

Posted by: NOCIRC-SA | 2009/11/30

There is no medical requirement for circumcision as the damage caused does not justify the risk.

Do not retract the foreskin when washing your son, simply wipe it as you would a finger.

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