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Also speaking at the programme, a veteran medical doctor said in the campaign against female genital mutilation, it should be clearly distinguished from female circumcision which, according to him, is still being practiced in communities worldwide.
The ethics and legality of circumcision have been widely debated over the years, with different countries and cultures offering takes on the issue.
The doctor knew me well and he referred my child for the emergency circumcision and it was covered by insurance," the Bangladeshi expatriate said.
At about the same time, a team from the circumcision campaign began offering circumcisions and related outreach programs in both the intervention and the control villages, and documented the number of boys and men in each village who underwent the procedure.
The Act deals expressly with male circumcision of boys under 18 by providing when and how it may take place.
However, beneficial outcome of circumcision isstill debatable, as it remains uncertain whether the potential benefits of circumcision outweigh its known complications.
The English- and German-language literature and other online available data relating to male circumcision have been examined.
It is reasonable to assume that Moses consciously rejected circumcision as an ancient Egyptian rite, the first of the Egyptians' practices which the Israelites would have to renounce.
The American Academy of Pediatrics 2012 policy statement does not recommend routine circumcision but does list prevention of urinary tract infections and HIV and STD prevention as benefits of infant circumcision.
She stated that parents have a religious right to circumcise their sons, and also that ending Medicaid coverage would deny the medical benefits of circumcision to sons of the poor.