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CIRCUMCISION & URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI)

  Circumcision and urinary Tract Infection has been studied by Wiswell. In 1982 Wisell confirmed a report of the higher incidence of UTIs in babby boys were in uncircumcised infants [Ginsburg & McCracken, 1982]. Wiswell and colleagues 1985 found that ..

CIRCUMCISION & JAUNDICE

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CIRCUMCISION & JAUNDICE Question: The baby was born and the midwife and/or the doctor have mentioned jaundice, but they are not concerned with the baby who is well since the degree of jaundice or blood level is “below the medical line” ..

CIRCUMCISION & PREVENTION OF INFECTION

CIRCUMCISION & PREVENTION OF INFECTION A Ugandan study of 5534 men aged 15-49 by Dr Quinn and others has just been published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM March 26 2009 volume 360 number 13 p1298-1309) on Male ..

CIRCUMCISION & HYPOSPADIAS

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CIRCUMCISION & HYPOSPADIAS Hypospadias in boys is where the urethra (urine opening) development appears in a slightly different position. The frequency of occurrence is 0.5% (1 in 200). In general, if the hypospadias is mild, with the opening of the urethra ..

CIRCUMCISION AND FACTOR XI DEFICIENCY HAEMOPHILIA C

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CIRCUMCISION AND FACTOR XI DEFICIENCY HAEMOPHILIA C Factor XI (eleven) deficiency is a bleeding disorder which is common in Jewish people. The genetic Inheritance is autosomal dominant or recessive. It affects males and females equally. Bleeding can occur after surgical operations ..