Circumcision Not Recommended
If you cannot specify the problem you wish to avoid, then there is no reason to request circumcision. Subjecting your son to surgery is also subjecting him to unnecessary pain, surgical risk, and denial of a functional body part.1
This information has been reviewed by our panel of experts and other trusted advisors, however, it is not a substitute for professional medical, legal, or spiritual advice.
- Fox M, Thomson M. Short changed? The law and ethics of male circumcision. Intl J Children’s Rights. 2005;13:161-81. ↩