Circumcision

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Synonyms for Circumcision

the act of circumcising performed on males eight days after birth as a Jewish and Muslim religious rite

the act of circumcising

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She bumped into claims that circumcision is painful for babies several times more than for adult circumcision.
Adult circumcision outcomes study: effect on erectile function, penile sensitivity, sexual activity and satisfaction.
Examples of treatments include surgery for hernias, tonsillectomy, haemorrhoid surgery, cataract surgery, knee arthroscopy and adult circumcision.
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Adult circumcision may protect against infection with HIV in heterosexual men, according to the first randomized controlled trial to test the procedure.
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Adult circumcision may protect against infection with HIV, according to the first randomized controlled trial to test the procedure.
Adult circumcision could be an option, but you might also want to talk to Norm-UK on 01785-814044 about possible alternatives.
We hypothesized that adult circumcision may change body image and social anxiety of the individual, and may affect ejaculation time and sexual satisfaction.
Some authors have cautioned against using tissue adhesive in adult circumcision because erections put tension on the wound, which could lead to dehiscence.
One woman dropped in on my conversation and mentioned the "importance" of adult circumcision in HIV prevention.
On the other hand, a strong argument is that infant circumcision performed in a clinical setting is a relatively minor procedure with fewer risks than those inherent in adult circumcision, and heals in a shorter period.
With the support of the Hadassah Medical Organization, which runs Israel's main university hospital in Jerusalem and has provided most of the budget and equipment, the Jerusalem AIDS Project sent three delegations of surgeons to teach adult circumcision in Swaziland.
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