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No free movement in penis foreskin, pain during erection, cut on foreskin, circumcision

Hello Doctor, For last 4 months , my foreskin over my pennis is not having free movement. During Erection , then skin cannot be stretched behind and causing a lots of Pain. The edge of the foreskin is very soft now and dry... after erection i could see some small cuts in the foreskin edges Then consulted an Urologist they immediately said you should undergo Circumcision .. Please help me undergoing the Circumcision procedure ..does it affects sexual life. We are planning for a kid ..but unfortunately ended up with this infection .. I checked few articles on this doing circumcision..we might loose sensual feelings..since the foreskin is removed.. Can you please help me understand the Pros and cons of this procedure. I am 33 year old male..Plz help
Asked On : Sun, 13 May 2012
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Don't harbor wrong notions about cicumcision as it has many benefits like

Genital hygiene will be improved as germs cannot hide under the foreskin. This procedure can decrease the risks of sexually transmitted diseases.
Some more benefits of circumcision are that, when you have this procedure done you can prevent Balanitis. This problem occurs when the foreskin starts to get inflamed and will have itching and burning around this area. As many as one out of three people will experience this if they have diabetes and one out of ten males who do not have any other problems can have this ailment.
Having this procedure done can reduce the risk of cancer of the penis. This is not a common form of cancer but it is good not to take any risks.
It is easier to keep the area clean and is better for you and your partner. This area is very vulnerable to germs and infections. One of the benefits of circumcision surgery is by removing the foreskin you can cut down these risks considerably, including the risk of sexually transmitted diseases.
As you can see there are many benefits of circumcision surgery. It is a minor surgery and takes about an hour to complete. You can go home the same day but should take bed rest for a few hours. 
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