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Old 10-09-2012, 07:11 PM   #7
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Re: What were your medical reasons for circumcising?

Originally Posted by chandni3 View Post
Everyone says they don't use numbing agents or anesthetic, but from talking to friends they usually do, at least in Canada. And if they don't you can just ask for it.
I don't think it's standard procedure in the US to use any kind of pain management during a circumcision. That said, DS1 and DS2 are circ'ed, and a numbing agent was used. DS3 will be circ'ed soon, and he has to go under GA for it (because he's older).
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