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How Long Does It Take For A Child To Heal After A Circumcision
If I had a urethral meatoplasty as a child as a result of my circumcision, is one of the long term side effects spraying of the urine stream?
?size meatal opening: Spraying of urinary stream is common with large urethral opening if urethral meatoplasty was too "generous". Other cause of spraying stream can be a web or a band across the meatus causing 2 or more urinary streams. Recurrence of metal stenosis (Very small opening) causes a high pressure, narrow stream rather than a spraying stream. Spray can occur if there is urethral narrowing proximal to meatus ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hard to say: If that kid is the one of hundreds that will get recurrent urinary disease that might lead to kidney loss and dialysis, he might appreciate it, but chances are small.If he is one that develops foreskin cancer, or an extra std, the procedure might be appreciated. The kid who develops para-phymosis leading to strangulation of the penile tip, might. All rare but possible. ...Read more
No: Though you will be aware of the scar from the time you take the bandages off. The penis will look different and unfamiliar. It may not look like the 'penis' you imagined. The scar can be visible for 12-18 months. At the end of the day the scar is unlikely to be an issue. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you tell me the risks involved with a 4 year old circumcision and does the child need to be sedated?
For a child wit developmental & severe attentional issues, not circumsized at birth due 2 respir instability, do u recommend circumcision later? When?
During communicating hydrocele surgery in both testicles can do circumcision also to my child 4,5 years old??
Yes, if...: Yes, all can be done in the same setting g of surgery if the patient is in adequate surgery/anesthesia risk and the surgeon is willing. But, I noted the patient is a 4-yr female, is there a religious reason for her? For a 4-yr female, I would concern the possibility of outdated organ humiliation. So, ok for a boy, but think twice for a girl. Best wish ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Confusing question: You have stated that you hate a part of your body.Circumcision is a part of life for 70-80% in the us, 30% in france/australia and various numbers throughout the world.Dwelling on an feature you cannot change may reflect deeper personal needs that should be resolved if you are ready to do the work.Time to contact a mental health professional and start. ...Read more
Yes,but: While the process is simple & quick as a newborn it becomes a problem as an adult. Newborns can be done awake under a local anesthetic with a simple clamp device. Adults generally require a general anesthesia & suturing. As i recall it was one of the most requested forms of requested elective surgery during my time at a naval medical center. ...Read more
On the head of the penis making masturbation painful. I was circumcised as a child and think thats the reason why. Could it be?
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