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Circumcision done for various health reasons. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
User :   may i know you?
User :   are you gen. physician
Doctor :   Yes i am one
User :   i have one question regarding circumcision
User :   whether it is to be done
User :   for hygiene
User :   as i am in
User :   expecting newborn
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Yes it can be done and the basic reason that it is done is in cases where you might have a non
Doctor :   retractile prepuce or teh fore skin
Doctor :   and that is called Phimosis
User :   ok
User :   it is good to be done
Doctor :   and there other emergency measures that it would be done will be when you have Balanoprosthitis
User :   as doctor says circ child will not have any complication
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Yes there are no complications due to it
Doctor :   and instead it is beneficial
User :   but in it is not comman
Doctor :   like prevents the risk of developing the Carcinoma Penis
User :   here majority does
Doctor :   Circumcision the procedure is
User :   what this carcinoma
Doctor :   Cancer
User :   oh
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   no
User :   thanks
User :   bye
Doctor :   Bye
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