Foreskin removal; Removal of foreskin
Definition of Circumcision
Circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin of the penis.
Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 7/26/2010