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Tight foreskin doctor said to have a circumcision at 20?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Phimosis: Most Dr.s in the US recommend circumcision for 20-year-old with tight foreskin (phimosis). First alternative is 1% betamethasone steroid cream applied twice daily to tight area for 2-3 months which may take care of problem. 2nd alternative, if you wish to retain your foreskin, find a urologist who will perform a dorsal slit or prepucioplasty. Good luck.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2016

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