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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 long does it take to adjust to adult circumcision?

How long does it take to adjust to adult circumcision?

2 - 4 weeks: Your glans penis is in contact with underwear all the time instead of having a foreskin in between. This can take some getting used to. First couple of weeks there is postoperative swelling and sensitivity, then slowly you get used to glans rubbing against underwear and gradually desensitizes somewhat. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from adult circumcision?

How long does it take to recover from adult circumcision?

Circumcision: The incision site is generally healed sufficient to attempt intercourse (or masterbation) around 4 weeks post-procedure. This is usually determined at the post-op visit. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover after adult circumcision?

Here are some. ..: After an uneventful circumcision, socially and occupationally, most of post-circ men should be able to return to work in 5-7 days; personally, they may start coitus in 3-4 weeks. Of course, there is no strict length of social or personal disability, which may widely vary, depending on personal coping ability as well as social & financial support. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a child to heal after a circumcision?

How long does it take for a child to heal after a circumcision?

About 2 weeks: I assume you mean a newborn. There are several ways to perform a circumcision, but most are healed in 1-2 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a baby to fully heal after a circumcision?

How long does it take for a baby to fully heal after a circumcision?

A week: Usually after a week the circumcision is healed. The skin will still look red, but the scab is usually gone at that point. Many times it will heal quicker than that. ...Read more

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How safe is to undergo circumcision and how long does it take for complete recovery. Please guide me?

Accredited Dr?: As a procedure done by a fully licensed specialist physician, it should be as safe as any minor surgery. There are a variety of techniques that might cause you to have a preference, but they should all be well healed in a few weeks in a healthy young adult. Ask your doctor or local hospital for a referral or search the web yourself. Then interview the provider until you are satisfied. Best! ...Read more

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How long does it take a baby’s circumcision to heal? After my son has his circumcision, how long will it take the wound to heal? .

How long does it take a baby’s circumcision to heal? After my son has his circumcision, how long will it take the wound to heal? .

About a week: Most circumcisions will heal in about a week, depending on the method used. Those done with a plastabell often take a few days longer. ...Read more

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How long it take to heal after circumcision?

1 - 2 weeks: Till you feel comforatable walking around. Certainly take at least a week off work. Complete healing before sex or masturbation is about 2 - 6 weeks. ...Read more

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How long does circumcision sores take to heal?

1-2 weeks total: The acute irritation is present for a day or two, but the entire healing process takes a couple of weeks. You can certainly bathe baby if cord is off, and this is very soothing to the incision area. Also, helps to just glob some KY or vaseline on to prevent diaper from sticking to the fresh surgical site. ...Read more

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How should one take care of adult circumcision?

Circumcision: Any surgical procedure requires the surgeon and the patient to discuss the pre- and post-operative plans as well as expectations. See your doctor if you have questions about your circumcision. ...Read more

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How long will my circumcision wound take to heal?

Circumcision: Circumcisions commonly take a month to heal. You should see your surgeon after any operation to determine if healing has occurred. ...Read more

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Help please? How long does circumcision take to heal?

Here are...: Takes 1 day to seal skin edges of incision; 2-4 days, to feel almost no pain; 1-2 weeks, to resolve; 1 month, be safe for sex, but not always; and up to 1 year or longer to fully mature. That is how body works - works wonder; be respectful to nature and no easy way around; work closely with your doc. Best wish... ...Read more

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How long will it take to recover after I circumcision?

How long will it take to recover after I circumcision?

~1 week: Roughly about a week, but may take a little longer depending on many factors - health status, presence of absence of infection, complications during surgery, post operative period, etc. ...Read more

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I just had an adult circumcision. How long before the stitches can come out?

I just had an adult circumcision. How long before the stitches can come out?

Should be absorbable: Absorbable or self dissolving suture should have been use for a circumcision, thus should not require removal. Your surgeon should have provided all instructions & is appropriate person to answer such questions. Use of non absorbable sutures for circumcision would not be considered "standard level of medical care". ...Read more

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How long does a hematoma take to heal after male circumcision?

How long does a hematoma take to heal after male circumcision?

Depends on size of: Hematoma. Hematomas after circumcision are not very common. Hematoma which is primarily bruising shoud settle down in 7 - 10 days. Larger collection of blood or clot trapped by sutures could take weeks to heal. Best to discuss it with your surgeon. ...Read more

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Can an adult circumcision be covered by insurance if the doctor diagnosis you as having phimosis? How long is the surgery? What meds are prescribed?

Can an adult circumcision be covered by insurance if the doctor diagnosis you as having phimosis? How long is the surgery? What meds are prescribed?

See below: Depending on your insurance this is probably a covered procedure. The actual operation takes about 45 minutes, and is treated post-operatively by minimal pain medications. ...Read more

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When exactly do I ask for baby boy to be circumcised? After birth? Before? And is it very painful? How long does it take for it to heal? 1s tm mom

When exactly do I ask for baby boy to be circumcised? After birth? Before? And is it very painful? How long does it take for it to heal? 1s tm mom

Depends: Many pediatricians expect to or cover the issue at a prenatal visit. Most use a local anesthetic, like that used to do stitches. That plus a little sugar water calms the kid. After the procedure they seem unconcerned. If done as a newborn it is usually healed in a week or so. ...Read more

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I was circumcised 8 days ago how long will it take for the erections to stop hurting?

Circumcision: It will stop hurting as the tissue heals. It will take 2-4 weeks for everything to heal. I would talk to you surgeon for his recommendations, especially concerning when you can resume sexual activity. ...Read more

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I got circumcised a week and a half ago how long will it take to be able to swim at the pool will the chlorine hurt or will it be safe?

Here are some. ..: The incision after uneventful circumcision should usually sealed and healed well enough & safe to swim in 2 weeks. Of course, a gentle commonsensical care to the newly exposed glans penis is still advised. Best wish. .. ...Read more

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My boyfriend is 22, if he gets circumcised will it take away from his sexual experience? Do you recommend this surgery when your an adult?

My boyfriend is 22, if he gets circumcised will it take away from his sexual experience? Do you recommend this surgery when your an adult?

No routine circ: I don't recommend routine circumcision. If he has medical condition that requires circumcision for treatment, then he should have it done. He will not suffer a major decrease in sexual pleasure right away. Whether he will in the long run is debatable, but if so, I don't think it is going to be a major problem. Circumcised men do just as well as the uncircumcised. ...Read more

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On average, how long will a circumcised penis take to desensitise in an 18yr old boy?

Complete 4 - 6 weeks: However should be desensitised enough to wlk about comfortably after a week or two. Worth applying vaseline to any sutures present. Absorbable gut sutures should have been used. Vaseline will prevent sutures from getting caught on underwear. ...Read more

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I work Mon-Fri and I want to get circumcised so I just need detailed information about the whole procedure, like how long it will take and what do I need to do before hand, side effects and will the doctor be able to book me off work to recover?

I work Mon-Fri and I want to get circumcised so I just need detailed information about the whole procedure, like how long it will take and what do I need to do before hand, side effects and will the doctor be able to book me off work to recover?

You will need to: Obtain direct feedback from the clinic where you elect to have your circumcision (to get some answers). There is basic info at this site: https://www. Drugs. Com/cg/adult-male-circumcision-aftercare-instructions. Html ...Read more

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What can I do if my partner was in hospital today having a circumsision how long will it take to heal?

What can I do if my partner was in hospital today having a circumsision how long will it take to heal?

Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more

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Should I get adult circumcision?

Should I get adult circumcision?

If foreskin tight: Circumcision will take care of phimosis (tight foreskin). Adults may respond to applications os prescription strength steroid cream applied to tight skin twice daily for 2-3 months. However, circumcision is much more reliable and definitive. ...Read more

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Circumcised (Definition)

Surgical removal ...Read more