Circumcision is the surgery to remove the skin at the very tip of the penis. Baby boys are born with a loose flap of skin which covers and protects the rounded top part of the penis. This is known as foreskin. This contains nerves, blood vessels, and or tiny part of muscle.
How is Circumcision done?
Circumcision procedure is a quick procedure. It only takes a few minutes to be done. The foreskin is removed, and petroleum jelly such as Vaseline is put on the wound before it is wrapped n gauze.
Why is Circumcision done?
Parents decide whether or not to have their boy circumcised when he is born. Not all baby boys are circumcised. Things that can affect parents’ decision may include:
Religious or cultural beliefs
Medical reasons- Circumcision may lower your risk of some cancers and infections
What are the reasons for which you might not have been circumcised?
Some of the reasons may be:
You may have been born with a bleeding disorder known as haemophilia
You might have been born with other problems with penis or foreskin
Religious, social, or medical reasons have not influenced your parents to opt for the circumcision.
Are there any medical benefits of circumcision?
There are some medical benefits with circumcision. Some of them are mentioned below:
Circumcision procedure lowers the risk of cancer of the penis
Who are circumcised have less chance of getting a sexually transmitted disease
Who are circumcised have slightly lower risk of getting urinary tract infection
Can I get circumcised as a young adult?
Circumcision may be done at any age. Your doctor may suggest circumcision later if:
You have repeated infections of the foreskin that do not get better with treatment
You cannot pull the foreskin away from the tip of the penis
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Why Patients like DESUN?
Rated as one of India’s best hospitals
a) For excellence in quality of medical treatment and hospital services DESUN is the youngest hospital in India to get the prestigious National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) accreditation from Government of India. World over NABH is considered equivalent to JCAHO (Joint Commission for American Healthcare Organizations) or JCI (Joint Commission International) - the standards followed in US for hospital accreditation. Of more than 1000 hospitals in India who have applied for NABH even after 6 years not even 100 hospitals have been able to achieve the high quality standard required to get NABH accreditation. In the lead story of November 2011 issue of National News Magazine THE WEEK “India’s Best Hospitals” were covered based on an All India Survey. DESUN Hospital was included in this prestigious list of “India’s Best Hospitals”.
For excellence in quality of routine and Superspecialty pathology testing DESUN Pathology lab has also received the prestigious accreditation from the National Accreditation Board for Laboratories (NABL). In Eastern India only DESUN pathology lab has in-house facilities to perform superspecialty pathology tests like PCR, Flow Cytometry, etc. This benefits DESUN’s patients tremendously and there is practically no waiting time for getting test results when compared to other hospitals in Kolkata who have to send these tests to Mumbai or Delhi and wait for 3 / 4 days for get test results. Thus there is no delay in diagnosis and therefore, prompt and accurate treatment for DESUN’s patients.
Ranked on Top by both West Bengal and Central Government
There are only 7 hospitals in West Bengal considered by West Bengal Government as “Class 1 Hospital Service Providers” under the West Bengal Health Scheme – WBHS. DESUN is the first name in this list.
There are more than 100 hospitals in Eastern India empanelled by Central Government under Central Government Health Scheme – CGHS. Of these 100 only 2 hospitals have been able to qualify the high standards and have, therefore, been able to achieve the status of “Superspecialty Hospital” by CGHS. DESUN is one of the 2 Superspecialty hospitals categorized by CGHS.
Safest Hospital For Any Operation
2 of the major fears any surgeon has before any operation is that of OT infection and cardiac, heart complications during or after the operation. If OT infections occur or the patient develops cardiac problems even the best surgeon cannot help you. DESUN is the only hospital in Kolkata having STEEL OPERATION THEATERS (Steel OTs) which drastically reduces chances of OT infection. After the surgery the patient is under the best care of doctors and nurses in the post operative phase at DESUN. Also DESUN has the largest Heart Institute in Kolkata to handle any cardiac emergencies during or after the operation.
Specialist Doctors’ Round The Clock
With 28 medical departments having in-house specialist doctors any problem during your stay at DESUN can be handled by this specialist doctors’ team 24 hours. You may be admitted for a particular surgery but in the event there are some problems which a specialist needs doctor of another department it is available immediately in-house at DESUN. This facility is often not available at other renowned hospitals.