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ruth4321 Mon 01-Dec-14 21:27:17

When DS (16 months) was born we were referred to a specialist and today have been to a check up a year later and been told he should be circumcised due to excess skin. We were told that it would be best to have a full circumcision as there is not enough to do a reconstruction. The doctor said it was cosmetic but seemed to put the emphasis on the surgery as quite important. I would hate to make the decision to go ahead and something went wrong or my DS resented it later in life. Anyone had any experience of this?

Monathevampire1 Tue 02-Dec-14 19:14:09

If the circumcision is only for cosmetic reasons I would be very reluctant to have it done. At the very least I'd get a second opinion.

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