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Informed consent for neonatal circumcision: This document is worth a read by all of us who perform newborn circumcision.
This editorial comment seems to be a quasi-official warning to urologists. Under what conditions do sexual pleasure and desire get addressed in news coverage of sexual health issues like female genital cutting FGC and male circumcision MC?
In this study we employed an embodied ethnosexuality approach to analyze sexual themes in 1, items published from to in 13 U.
News coverage in both nations presented FGC as impeding female sexual pleasure, desire, and activity in ways that reinforce hetero sexist understandings of sexuality. The English press depicted MC as diminishing male sexuality, whereas U. These patterns are influenced by, and serve to reinforce, cultural norms of embodiment and ethnosexual boundaries based on gender, race, and nationality.
This article is valuable is exposing the bias towards male genital cutting in US media.
They also assume the distored media reportage of the Laumann findings about MGC and sexual practice, rather than what the study actually finds. Christakis, Eric Harvey, Danielle M. Zerr, Chris Feudtner, Jeffrey A. Wright and Frederick A. This study attempted to determine the population-based rate of complications of newborn circumcision and to estimate the number needed to treat NNT based on this rate.
The NNT is calculated from the reciprocal of the absolute risk reduction, that is, the number of children who would need to be circumcised to prevent one undesirable outcome. The number needed to harm NNHbased on the absolute difference in complication rates between treatment and control groups, also was estimated.
Finally, an attempt was made to establish the trade-off between complications and reported benefits from circumcision. Routine circumcisions done in Washington state in the years to were reviewed, excluding infants having other surgery.
Circumcision was performed ininfants, representing 37 percent of [,] male births in the period under review. Complications occurred in 0. Circumcised infants with any complication had significantly longer newborn stays than those without complications, but the only complication associated with a prolonged stay was "suture penile laceration.
Some parents may be more impressed by the risk than by the potential benefits of circumcision, but in any case, viewing circumcision in terms of trade-offs should help parents make an informed decision.
These swing the balance right against infant circumcision, and even more when you attach any value as Christakis et al. Christianakis phimosis Christianakis E.
A new technique for the treatment of childrens phimosis is presented that minimizes the repairing time, the postoperative complications and maintains the physical foreskin appearance intact.
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