Results from Medical Studies

Complete Articles and Longer Extracts

  1. Paul C. Mohl, Russel Adams, Donald M. Greer and Kathy A. Sheley Prepuce Restoration Seekers: Psychiatric Aspects, Archives of Sexual Behavior, Vol. 10, No.4, 1981. To access an on-site version of the article, see here.
  2. R. Adler, M.S. Ottaway and S. Gould Circumcision: We Have Heard From the Experts; Now Let's Hear From the Parents, Pediatrics 2002; 107 (2); e20.
    To access an on-site version of the article, see here.
  3. R. Szabo and R.V. Short How does male circumcision protect against HIV infection? BMJ 2000; 320:1592-4. To access an on-site version of the article, see here. For the press release, see here.
  4. D.T. Halperin and R.C. Bailey Male circumcision and HIV infection: 10 years and counting Lancet 1999; 354:1813-5. See here for a press release).
  5. T.E. Wiswell Circumcision circumspection New Engl J Med 1997; 336
  6. S. Moses, R.C. Bailey and A.R. Ronald Male Circumcision: assesment of health benefits and risks Sex Transm Infect 1998; 74:368-73.
  7. T.C. Quinn, M.J. Warner et. al. Viral load and risk of heterosexual transmission of HIV-1 among sexual partners Results presented at the 7th Conference of Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Jan. 2000.
  8. J.C. Craig, J.F. Knight et. al. Effect of circumcision on incidence of urinary tract infection in preschool boys J Pediatrics 1996; 128(1):23-27.
  9. S.S. Wijesinha, B.L. Atkins, N.E. Dudley and P.K. Tam Does circumcision alter the periurethral bacterial flora? Pediatr Surg Int 1998; 13(2,3):146.
  10. F. Serour, Z. Samra et al. Comparative periurethtral bacteriology of uncircumcised and circumcised males Genitourin Med 1997; 730(1):288-290.
  11. G.N. Weiss Prophylactic neonatal surgery and infectious diseases Pediatr Infect Dis J 1997; 16:727-34.
  12. Jeffrey D. Tiemstra, MD Factors Affecting the Circumcision Decision J Am Board Fam Pract 12(1):16-20, 1999

Abstracts and Summaries

Circumcision and Hygiene in Geriatric Patients


1. C.M. Lannon et al., Circumcision Policy Statement of the AAP Task Force on Circumcision (March 1999) Pediatrics 1999; 103(3):686-693.
See also the Section Policy Statement from Pediatric Societies.

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