A Comment on Informed Consent



Circumcision is an ancient procedure and, despite its long history, there remain significant doubts as to its medical benefits. Honest advocates on either side of this issue have to temper their enthusiasm based upon the lack of overwhelming medical evidence with which to definitively silence dissenters.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Urology Associates of North TexasFort WorthUSA
  2. 2.Cook Children’s HospitalFort WorthUSA

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