A 49-year-old member asked:
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help please! is circumcision as a teen a good idea?

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on variables: I remember it being the most requested elective surgery among young sailors during my tour in the service. It should be viewed as a significant surgery, with anesthesia risks and a significant recovery period. If the patient has investigated the risks and benefits and chooses to proceed, the decision is his to make.
Answered on Aug 5, 2013

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