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Does being uncircumcised or circumcised affect a man's ability to become erect?

Does being uncircumcised or circumcised affect a man's ability to become erect?

Not really: Erection results from blood filling the paired cylinder-like structures inside the penis shaft (corpora cavernosa). This has little or nothing to do with how much skin covers the penis ...Read more

Dr. George Klauber
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Circumcision (Definition)

Keep your baby's penis clean and dry. The initial redness and swelling should improve over 1 -2 weeks. Avoid wiping or swabbing the wound area. If there is a dressing, change it according ...Read more


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How to go uncircumcised to circumcised?

How to go uncircumcised to circumcised?

Consult urologist: Urologists are experts at circumcision. Almost invariably performed under anesthesia & covered by health insurance. ...Read more

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Which is better to be circumcised or uncircumcised?

Which is better to be circumcised or uncircumcised?

There are: Many opinions, some religious constraints and some health data. In the final analysis, each individual, or their parents if they're an infant, have to make their own decision about which is "best";. ...Read more

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Men: circumcised or uncircumcised makes for a happier life?

Men: circumcised or uncircumcised makes for a happier life?

Unrelated: Most men are circumcised as infants and absence of foreskin is normal for them. Men who have phimosis (tight foreskin) are uncomfortable until the foreskin is removed, they are obviously then more comfortable and happier once they are circumcised. Men who have had a poorly performed circumcision, where too much penile skin was removed, are less happy than they would have been left uncircumcised. ...Read more

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Wondering if it's better to be circumcised or uncircumcised?

Wondering if it's better to be circumcised or uncircumcised?

Pros and Cons: Majority of caucasian americans + all muslims +jews are circumcised. Majority of european, hispanics +asians not. Fathers, sons + siblings like 2B similar. Utis in babies >frquent in incircumcised but utis in baby boys r uncommon. Indicated if urinary tract abnormalitise present, not if hypospadias or penile chordee.? Reduce or increase premarture ejaculation.! 10% un circ. Males trouble sometime. ...Read more

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What is the difference of being circumcised and uncircumcised?

What is the difference of being circumcised and uncircumcised?

Presence of foreskin: Foreskin is removed with circumcision. Glans penis slides in ; out of foreskin in uncircumcised males. There is more friction between penis ; vagina or opening usex for sexual intercourse in circumcised men. Uncircumcised males do not need to use a lubricant when the masturbate. ...Read more

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How to know what is better being circumcised or being uncircumcised?

How to know what is better being circumcised or being uncircumcised?

There are: Many opinions, some religious constraints and some health data. In the final analysis, each individual, or their parents if they're an infant, have to make their own decision about which is "best". ...Read more

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Does sex feel different when a guy isn't circumcised vs uncircumcised?

Does sex feel different when a guy isn't circumcised vs uncircumcised?

Sensation with sex: In theory it should not, but some men different sensation after circumcision. Nerve endings change. ...Read more

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Which is better for a man's health: to be uncircumcised or circumcised?

Which is better for a man's health: to be uncircumcised or circumcised?

Hard to answer: Some studies have shown that 50% of uncircumcised men will seek medical attention secondary to problem with their foreskin. Recent studies have shown a decreased risk of sexual transmitted disease in circumcised men, albeit a small decrease and is more important to a population then the individual. Critics of routine circumcision claim this causes reduced sensation during sexual intercourse. ...Read more

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Is there a health difference between being uncircumcised and circumcised?

Is there a health difference between being uncircumcised and circumcised?

None w. good hygiene: There is no health difference between circumcised & uncircumcised penises provided foreskin can retract easily and penis is cleaned on a regular basis, Foreskin which can not be easily retracted allows build up of smegma. This can lead to inflammation of foreskin & glans penis, increased risk of sexually transmitted diseases & penile cancer. None of this occurs with good hygiene & a clean penis. ...Read more

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Is there a size difference if you are uncircumcised instead of circumcised?

Is there a size difference if you are uncircumcised instead of circumcised?

No difference, but..: How the circumcised and uncircumcised penis may look different and generate a deceptive, elusive look in size. But, in reality, there would be no difference in size before and after circumcision. ...Read more

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For what reasons might an adult who is uncircumcised want to get circumcised as an adult?

Circumcision: An uncircumcised penis can become infected, especially in a diabetic, and cause severe irritation, cracking, pain, bleeding. Any reason for tight skin can be a reason to become circumcised. Others may just want to have it done for personal reasons, including cleanliness. ...Read more

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I have always heard the battle of circumcised vs uncircumcised. What are the factual pros and cons?

I have always heard the battle of circumcised vs uncircumcised. What are the factual pros and cons?

Some of th following: Obligatory for all jews, muslims ; numerous cultures. Circ. Is a minor procedure immediately after birth ; becomes a bigger deal with age. Circumcision reduces risk of the rare UTI s in first 6-moths of life. Is more hygienic for men who don't wash their penis's ; thus are also > at risk for penile cancer. Regarding sex pros=cons provided foreskin isn't tight. Avoids future foreskin infections. ...Read more

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Will you be able to feel any difference between sex with with an uncircumcised guy and a circumcised one?

Will you be able to feel any difference between sex with with an uncircumcised guy and a circumcised one?

Possibly: Sex usually feels somewhat different from one partner to an other whether circumcised or not. Sex with a circumcised man has more friction, ; act may or may not last longer from insertion to climax. Some prefer one over the other others may prefer the other over the one. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dear Dr. There is a difference between uncircumcised and circumcised male on ejaculation premature time?

Dear Dr. There is a difference between uncircumcised and circumcised male on ejaculation premature time?

Ejaculation: Circumcised men versus uncircumcised men may have different sensation or sensitivity because of the foreskin. This may or may not delay time to ejaculation. Each man is different ...Read more

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My boyfriend of 3 years is uncircumcised and it still makes me uncomfortable. I really want him to get circumcised. What do you recommend?

My boyfriend of 3 years is uncircumcised and it still makes me uncomfortable. I really want him to get circumcised. What do you recommend?

No problem if clean: This is possibly your problem, thinking that a circumcised penis is more normal, cleaner, healthier or looks better. Majority of men in the entire world remain uncircumcised except for muslims, jews, 70% of americans and some african tribes. A clean, easily retractile foreskin should pose no medical problems. Discuss with bf, many men feel that is is more "macho" to remain uncircumcised. ...Read more

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Is there a difference in the amount of pleasure felt during sex depending on whether your are uncircumcised or circumcised?

Is there a difference in the amount of pleasure felt during sex depending on whether your are uncircumcised or circumcised?

In general, no...: Circumcision should bear no negative impact onto sensing the pleasure of sexual intercourse. If you have some concerns on sexual function, welcome to peruse articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onSexLife-ED-CareOptions. Html. More? Welcome to contact me at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to log in for appointments. ...Read more

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I am an uncircumcised adult. I saw that the CDC is recommending circumcision for all males, including adults. Should I consider having this done?

Here are some...: It's okay to leave the uncircumcised foreskin alone as long as being mentally and physically comfortable and having no difficulty to clean without long foreskin-related inflammation or infection. So ask urologist and consider the balance between medical necessity and professional possibility before embarking on doing something to our body. ...Read more

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My son is 2 years and uncircumcised, I want to get him circumcised but don't know how much it cost or does medicaid covers it? I'm in mississippi.

My son is 2 years and uncircumcised, I want to get him circumcised but don't know how much it cost or does medicaid covers it? I'm in mississippi.

No coverage: Mississippi is one of 16 states where medicaid does not coverage circumcision. You can call their office to verify. Because of your son's age as compared to a newborn, circumcision would likely need to be done in a surgical center under anesthesia where total costs would likely be well over $1, 000. Would recommend you talk with your pediatrician about what options are available to you. ...Read more

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Is an uncircumcised penis larger then circumcised?

It sort of depends: With an erect penis, there would be no difference in size, as the foreskin would be naturally retracted by the erection. With a flaccid penis, the uncircumcised penis would be a little bit longer than the circumcised one, as the foreskin would extend a bit beyond the head (glans) of the penis. Functionally, there would be no difference. ...Read more

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How do a circumcised and a uncircumcised penis differ?

No Foreskin: A circumcised penis has no foreskin. However that is an oversimplified explanation and probably not what you are asking which is more like ' what are the advantages/disadvantages of circumcision? ' that is a highly controversial subject with proponents and critics on either side of the argument. ...Read more

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Uncircumcised penis. Is it too late to get it circumcised?

Uncircumcised penis. Is it too late to get it circumcised?

Not too late: Circumcision will take care of tight foreskin problems once and for all. Some men don't actually need a circumcision but want it for cosmetic reasons, or are urged to have it done by a partner. Either way, it can be done at any age. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a circumcised and uncircumcised penis?

Circd'. no foreskin: Circumcision is a procedure to remove the foreskin. Boys are born with a foreskin, which covers the penile glans (head). The glans remains permanently exposed after a penis has been circumcised.. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is a uncircumcised penis or a circumcised penis better?

Can you tell me is a uncircumcised penis or a circumcised penis better?

Different not better: Unless subject in question has a tight foreskin, in which case circumcised is better. Otherwise one could say 6 of one is like 1/2 dozen of the other. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a circumcised and uncircumcised penis during sex?

What is the difference between a circumcised and uncircumcised penis during sex?

>Friction with circ: An uncircumcised penis penis retracts into the foreskin during sex. There is no foreskin with a circumcised penis and thus more friction. This should not make much of a difference if there is adequate lubricatiion, either vaginal or from external lubricant. ...Read more

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My 15-year-old son uncircumcised son has had 2 UTIs recently. He has been diagnosed with phimosis and told he will need a circumcision. Is that true?

My 15-year-old son uncircumcised son has had 2 UTIs recently. He has been diagnosed with phimosis and told he will need a circumcision. Is that true?

Maybe: You need to consult with a urologist about the problem and any alternatives to a full circumcision. While a circumcision may be needed after s/he reviews the history and does an exam, their may be a less invasive alternative. ...Read more

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Is Being Circumcised Good? Doesn't a Man Lose His Sensitivity N Cause Spouse Pain? But Being Uncircumcised Increases infections N More Pleasure? .

Is Being Circumcised Good? Doesn't a Man Lose His Sensitivity N Cause Spouse Pain? But Being Uncircumcised Increases infections N More Pleasure? .

Moot point: Real issue, other than religious reason is routine circumcision every new born, is indicated? NO will be the answer from most of the experts. Rest is personal decision. ...Read more

Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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Circumcised (Definition)

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