Medical & Surgical Urology

Medical & Surgical Urology
Open Access

ISSN: 2168-9857

Amar Abid

Medical College, Al-Mustansirya University, Al-Yarmouk Teaching Hospital, Baghdad, Iraq

  • Research Article   
    Meatal Stenosis Post Traditional Neonatal Circumcision-Cross Sectional Study
    Author(s): Amar Abid*

    Context: Circumcision holds a unique place in daily practice of urology. Heat cautery device is most common local technique used we found it can cause meatal stenosis and its sequels. Aim: To determine the incidence, presenting symptoms of meatal stenosis and its relation to local traditional neonatal circumcision techniques among our children. Settings and Design: This retrospectively study. Methods and Materials: Total 150 child who circumcised during infancy period, outside medical institutes and they circumcised using local traditional techniques either heating cautery device or surgical knives. Statistical analysis of data was carried out using the Statistical Packages for Social Sciences- version 25 (IBM Corporation). Results: Of 150 child, 60 (40%) had meatal ste.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2168-9857.20.9.234

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