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Tight skin on penis, affects erection. Should i undergo circumcision?

Hi Doctor

My skin on penis is very tight,before 6 years I can push the skin easily backward during intercourse, now skin hardly gets pushed backward, it does however affects erection sometimes as it dose not happen as smoothly as before.and the below part of the penis persecute is still attached its still not broken, Should I go for circumcision?
Mon, 23 Sep 2013
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Good Day! I would suggest undergoing circumcision since the penile skin is causing pain and limits your erection. Circumcision is a low risk procedure that can be done under local anesthesia. I think in your case the benefit of circumcision outweighs the risks involved.

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Tight skin on penis, affects erection. Should i undergo circumcision?

Good Day! I would suggest undergoing circumcision since the penile skin is causing pain and limits your erection. Circumcision is a low risk procedure that can be done under local anesthesia. I think in your case the benefit of circumcision outweighs the risks involved. Thank You.