Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: MeMe | 2013/02/20

Q.

Circumcision vs Summer

Hi Doc,

Is weather really important when it comes to circumcision in toddlers? i''m taking mine in tomorrow and i hear his aunty saying i should have taken him to do it in Winter than now as it is hot here in Johannesburg.

Please advise Dr. it is an elective desision, he does not have any problem with his penis.

Thank you in advance
xxx

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You do not have to be concerned about the season.

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Posted by: Mother | 2013/02/20

I am due to give birth in June. i plan to take my son when he turns 6 years. but it will definately be in winter.

Reply to Mother
Posted by: WJA | 2013/02/20

This is fully elective. A decision your adult son should make for himself.

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