Adult Circumcision - American Family Physician - adult circumcision procedure

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Techniques of Male Circumcision adult circumcision procedure


Some people with an uncircumcised penis have the procedure later in life. Adult circumcision is often a simple procedure, though it's a larger.

Adult circumcision can be performed under local or regional anesthesia. Medical indications for this procedure include phimosis, paraphimosis.

Circumcision is surgery to remove the skin that covers the head of the penis. This is called the foreskin. Your doctor "pushed" the foreskin from the head of the.

Circumcision of a newborn takes 5 to 10 minutes. An adult circumcision procedure takes around 1 hour and recovery takes 2 to 3 weeks.