Male Circumcision: Unending Debate

Aydogdu I. , Mirapoglu S. L. , KILINCASLAN H.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.5, no.2, pp.80-83, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2016.998
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.80-83


Circumcision, foreskin surrounds the penis called the glans pre-pusyum, mucous-covered means the removal by cutting a piece of skin. This process is probably the most discussed in the history of the world, is one of the oldest surgical procedures. Circumcision is primarily due to religious and cultural beliefs in certain parts of the world, while it is sometimes carried out in the absence of various medical indications. In this article, in our country, circumcision is being done very widely in the literature by examining the latest information on are summarized, and especially the debate about circumcision is intended to examine issues of.