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Letter to the Editor

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Boyle G. J. (2004) Circumcision in adults: effect on sexual function. Urology 64 (6) pp.1267-8.
Published by Elsevier Ltd.
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[Extract] Senkul et al(1) reported no adverse effect of male circumcision upon male sexual response. Our survey of the empirical literature reached a different conclusion.(2) We documented substantial adverse sexual effects of male circumcision, including significantly reduced penile sensitivity and significantly increased ejaculatory problems.(3)



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