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When to Call a Doctor
Your son's penis will be checked during routine well-baby visits. But it is important to call your doctor if your baby has problems after circumcision.
Call your doctor right away if after circumcision:
If a Plastibell device was used for the circumcision, call your doctor if the ring has not fallen off after 10 to 12 days.
Who to See
Doctors who usually perform circumcisions on infants include:
A urologist or surgeon normally will do circumcisions on older infants, children, and adults.
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