Circumcision is the surgical removal of all or part of the distal penile foreskin (prepuce). This topic will review the patient selection, analgesia, and techniques for neonatal circumcision, including the Gomco clamp, Plastibell device, and Mogen clamp. Circumcision surgical procedure in males involves either a conventional "cut and stitch" surgical procedure or use of a circumcision instrument or device.In the newborn period (less than 2 months of age), almost all circumcisions are done by generalist physicians using one of three surgical instruments.
Jul 13, 2016 · Notice Age-restricted video (based on Community Guidelines) Category People & Blogs; Song ZiS102_12_Ethetes-ZiS Music Library; Licensed to YouTube by. Circumcision performed using the Gomco clamp is usually quick and effective, and results in very little bleeding. However, every clinician performing circumcision occasionally has concerns or Cited by: 18.
Aug 08, 2017 · Adult circumcision takes about one hour. Parents should talk with their doctor about the benefits and risks of the procedure before making a decision regarding circumcision of a male child. The clamp is left on for 5 minutes to achieve hemostasis and the prepuce is then excised with a scalpel. Due to the metallic construction of the clamp, electrosurgical techniques cannot be used. Note: This device should not be used to do a self-circumcision. Circumcision should always be performed by a trained and skilled healthcare provider.