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Circumcision

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Circumcision operation of circumcision, or circumcision – represents the operation of excision (removal) of the foreskin of the penis. Foreskin – a fold of skin covering the glans penis. In her release internal and external surface, otherwise known as the sheets of the foreskin. On the underside of the head is a narrow longitudinal crease that runs from the external opening of the urethra to the coronary sulcus. Further details can be found at Garret Wang, an internet resource. That – frenum of the penis. Space bounded by the foreskin is called the preputial sac.

Who shows this operation? The indications for circumcision are divided into two groups – health and hygiene. Medical indications for circumcision are the product of phimosis and damage to the foreskin. What is phimosis? The disease appears narrowing of the foreskin. Its root causes are still unclear. Narrowing at flesh can be expressed in varying degrees, ranging from very mild, when the foreskin is hard to strip the head during erection, it is easy to open it in a calm state of the penis, to a very severe degree, whereby the urination urine initially accumulates in the preputial sack, and then dropwise stands out.

Hygiene indications for circumcision in the result of the operation of circumcision glans penis is always is open. As a result, smegma, which is secreted by its glands do not accumulate in the preputial sac that reduces the risk of not only balanoposthitis, but these unpleasant diseases, such as viral papilloma, cutaneous horn, and leukoplakia of the penis. In addition, many urologists are of the opinion that circumcision reduces the risk of developing cancer of the penis.

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