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Male Sexual Anatomy
Uthreal Meatus Corona Frenulum Shaft External Male Sexual Anatomy Glans Penis
Circumcision? Circumcised Uncircumcised
The Process of Circumcision
Circumcision was practiced by the ancientEgyptians.
Turkish boy circumcised at puberty Jewish Mohel performs ritual circumcision Circumcision in Other Cultures
the Gomco clamp Methods of Modern Circumcision
The Plastibell device Methods of Modern Circumcision
the Mogen clamp Methods of Modern Circumcision
Some people believe that circumcision is traumatic for the infant boy
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS (1999) - Task Force on Circumcision Existing scientific evidence demonstrates potential medical benefits of newborn male circumcision; however these data are not sufficient to recommend routine neonatal circumcision. In the case of circumcision; in which there are potential benefits, yet the procedure is not essential to the child's current well-being, parents should determine what is in the best interest of the child.
A different perspective on circumcision Recent research in Africa suggests that circumcised men may be less likely to become infected with HIV WHY? Possible reasons - underside of foreskin may contain cells that are more vulnerable to HIV; small tears may occur during sex; a foreskin along with poor hygiene may make men prone to infections WHY? Possible reasons - underside of foreskin may contain cells that are more vulnerable to HIV; small tears may occur during sex; a foreskin along with poor hygiene may make men prone to infections : 2006 Intl. AIDS Conference
Penis Size Can Sometimes be Problematic Priapus - Roman God of fertility from the entrance to the House of Vettii - Pompeii (circa 60 A.D.)
American Penises Come in 3 Sizes
Large Gigantic Won’t fit through the door
How big really? A research project summarizing dozens of published studies conducted by physicians of different nationalities, shows that worldwide erect penis size averages vary between 9.6 cm (3.7 in) and 16 cm (6.2 in).
External Male Anatomy Scrotum a weathervane a weathervane
Internal Male Anatomy Inside the Penis corpora cavernosa corpora cavernosa corpus spongiosum corpus spongiosum erection occurs when more blood flows in than flows out