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17 Nov 2005

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Hi, I have a four year old son and wanted to know if I can circumcise hime at this age. What is the best option to go for and where. He seems to be very irritated at his private parts (always pulling or rubbing it), but there is no sign of infection or something. The only thing is he goes to the gents often. Can I maybe take him for some tests.
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childhood diseases

01 Jan 0001

You need to have him checked for a possible urinary tract infection. I do not think there is a valid reason for circumcision, but the doctor will advise you.
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