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    (Original post by cherryred90s)
    Don't know exact figures but I know that just like any other surgical procedure, it's a possibility but when conducted in a clean and sterile environment by a professional, it's very unlikely.
    Not true, surgical site infections are common. Anyway are most circumcisions conducted in a clean and sterile environment or does some bloke in a funny hat come round with a pair of scissors?
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    You claimed that there were no benefits to the two procedures. I have showed that there are. That is all.

    Nowhere does it say that this is a type of FGM though.
    Probably because they are elective procedures only performend on consenting adults.
    The WHO classes them as FGM.

    'The guidelines do not outright call for circumcision of all male newborns, since that is a personal decision that may involve religious or cultural preferences, Dr. Jonathan Mermin, director of the CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, told the Associated Press.'
    The actual quote was "The guidelines do not outright call for circumcision of all male newborns...but..."
 
 
 
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