Optimal time for neonatal circumcision: an observation-based study.

OBJECTIVE A detailed observation-based study to determine the ideal age for neonatal circumcision. PATIENTS AND METHODS A prospective study of 583 neonatal circumcisions was carried out over a 3-year period (December 2005-December 2008). First a penile ring block was performed with 1% lignocaine solution, injected with a 26G needle. Formula milk… (More)