IJMDC. 2019; 3(8): 637-642

Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review

Authors: Hanadi Mufakkir AlMutairi, Modhi Hamad AlAwadh, Ahmed Ali Alghafis, Hassan Ahmed Alsahaf, Haya Saud Almana.

ABSTRACT

BBackground: Circumcision is the surgical removal of foreskin from the penis. It is one of the oldest procedures among male neonates, infants and children. Different complications could result from it either in the early or later period of life. The aim of the current study was to determine the major early and late complications associated with male circumcision and to asses which group of individuals are at higher risk for the complications or who are at more risk Methodology: A broad medical literature search in PubMed, MEDLINE, Cochrane library, and EMBASE was performed from July 30 to August 3, 2018. Prior to the literature search, all of the inclusion/exclusion criteria were well specified. Results: This systematic review included 7 articles of different study designs which were published between 2011 to 2017, articles were summarized under specific titles as following; author and publication year, study design, number of patients and age, type of anesthesia used, technique used, personnel who performed the procedure, early and late complications, results and conclusion. Conclusion: Younger age and untrained personnel were associated with different complications associated with male circumcision in the Saudi population.

Keywords:
Circumcision, late, early, complications


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Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review


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Hanadi Mufakkir AlMutairi
College of Medicine, Qassim University, Al-Qassim, Saudi Arabia
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Modhi Hamad AlAwadh
College of Medicine, Qassim University, Al-Qassim, Saudi Arabia
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Ahmed Ali Alghafis
College of Medicine, Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Hassan Ahmed Alsahaf
College of Medicine, King Faisal University Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia
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Haya Saud Almana
College of Medicine, Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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. College of Medicine, Qassim University, Al-Qassim, Saudi Arabia; hidiy17@gmail.com

Publication history
Published online 01 Jan 1970
Received 14 Jan 2019
Accepted 09 Feb 2019
Published in print 21 May 2019

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AlMutairi HM, AlAwadh MH, Alghafis AA, Alsahaf HA, Almana HS. Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. IJMDC. 2019; 3(8): 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi HM, AlAwadh MH, Alghafis AA, Alsahaf HA, Almana HS. Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. http://www.ijmdc.com/?mno=26022 [Access: June 17, 2019]. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi HM, AlAwadh MH, Alghafis AA, Alsahaf HA, Almana HS. Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. IJMDC. 2019; 3(8): 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi HM, AlAwadh MH, Alghafis AA, Alsahaf HA, Almana HS. Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. IJMDC. (2019), [cited June 17, 2019]; 3(8): 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi, H. M., AlAwadh, . M. H., Alghafis, . A. A., Alsahaf, . H. A. & Almana, . H. S. (2019) Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. IJMDC, 3 (8), 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


Turabian Style

AlMutairi, Hanadi Mufakkir, Modhi Hamad AlAwadh, Ahmed Ali Alghafis, Hassan Ahmed Alsahaf, and Haya Saud Almana. 2019. Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries, 3 (8), 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi, Hanadi Mufakkir, Modhi Hamad AlAwadh, Ahmed Ali Alghafis, Hassan Ahmed Alsahaf, and Haya Saud Almana. "Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review." International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries 3 (2019), 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi, Hanadi Mufakkir, Modhi Hamad AlAwadh, Ahmed Ali Alghafis, Hassan Ahmed Alsahaf, and Haya Saud Almana. "Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review." International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries 3.8 (2019), 637-642. Print. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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AlMutairi, H. M., AlAwadh, . M. H., Alghafis, . A. A., Alsahaf, . H. A. & Almana, . H. S. (2019) Early and late complication of male circumcisions: a systematic review. International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries, 3 (8), 637-642. doi:10.24911/IJMDC.51-1547424788


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