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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can the circumcision surgery and treatment hurt?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Yes: Circumcision in adults can be painful. Check w/your urologist for more information.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology 31 years experience
See below: You will be sedated or asleep for the surgery. The surgeon will use local anesthesia to give you a long lasting block after the operation. Yes there will be some discomfort when the block wears off, but it is manageable.

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