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What To Expect During Circumcision Surgery On Teens
Is it necessary?: While we do give general anesthesia to even newborns, it is typically only done for serious issues, like congenital abnormalities. It would be unusual to use general anesthesia for a circumcision. Local infiltration and/or a penile block work very well and are tolerated very well by newborns. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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 For a 4-yr female, I would concern the possibility of outdated organ humiliation.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
When indicated: Advised in babies with urinary tract malformations to reduce risk of serious utis. Cure for phimosis or parphimosis, however it is normal for babies & young boys to have physiologic phimosis unless foreskin obstructs + balloons with voiding. Needed for recurrent balanitis, balanitis xerotica obliterans and mentally challenged individuals who can or will not retract foreskin for necessary hygiene. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a 9 mo. Who had his circumcision adhere & 2wks ago a dr pulled it down.It readhered & was told to leave it, pull down, or surgery. Advice?
Leave or pull.......: You can leave it alone, as most of the adhesions will release on their own as the child gets older or gently pull down on the foreskin remnant--not causing any discomfort to the child--with every diaper change until the adhesions release. Either decision is correct. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It just needs...: To heal up. I would apply traumeel cream (or ointment) to help promote healing. It is homeopathic and available online or at most whole foods stores. This is anecdotal, but I have been personally using it for myself my family and my patients for 25 years. It is very safe, so you can apply it as often as you want. Sometimes i will apply it four or five times a day on cuts on myself. ...Read more
While doing circumcision surgery for 25 yr old person, will anasthetic injection be given to glans or foreskin?
My 6 wk old son's circumcision healed wrong and only the tip of head is visible now. What are the risks if i leave it as is? I don't want more surgery
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