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Male Circumcision

Known as: circumcision procedure, Circumcision, Circumcisions, Male 
Surgery to remove part or all of the foreskin (loose skin that covers the head of the penis).
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Review
2009
Review
2009
BACKGROUND Male circumcision is defined as the surgical removal of all or part of the foreskin of the penis and may be practiced… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Male circumcision significantly reduced the incidence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection among men in… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background A randomized controlled trial (RCT) has shown that male circumcision (MC) reduces sexual transmission of HIV from… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Based on epidemiological, clinical and experimental evidence, male circumcision (MC) could have a significant impact on the HIV… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background Observational studies suggest that male circumcision may provide protection against HIV-1 infection. A randomized… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND It is uncertain whether male circumcision reduces the risks of penile human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the man… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
ObjectiveTo systematically review studies of male circumcision and the risk of HIV-1 infection in men in sub-Saharan Africa, and…