Phimosis is a condition in which the foreskin cannot be retracted. The definition of phimosis is the inability to retract the foreskin over the glans penis. It is a condition that is common in children and young adolescents. It usually stops being a problem by the age of 3 and by the age of 10 most uncircumcised boys can pull their foreskin back from the head of the penis.

Benefits of Holmium YAG Laser in circumcision compared to conventional circumcision

Benefits of Holmium YAG Laser in circumcision compared to conventional circumcision

As per a study conducted in 2020, where laser circumcision was performed on 40 teenagers to young adults, following were the observations that were made:The average time of surgery was significantly less when laser was used in circumcision. The estimated blood loss was very less compared to conventional circumcision. Post operative complications were very minimal.

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Balanitis – Inflammation of penis glans, Causes & Treatment

Balanitis is a condition when the head of the penis (glans) is inflamed. This can be due to different reasons such as tight foreskin (phimosis), infection or even due to irritation of the penis glans. This is not a severe problem but if ignored, this can turn out to be a problem. Kids under the age of 5 may have this problem due to tight foreskin (phimosis) but after 5 to 6 years of age, the issue usually resolve on it’s own. If not, you will have to see a good sexologist as early as possible.