Definition: Circumcision |cir·cum·ci·sion |noun| “a euphemism for genital cutting.”
“CIRCUMCISION fails to meet the commonly accepted criteria for the justification of preventive medical procedures in children … Circumcision of underage boys … has no compelling health benefits, causes pain, can have serious long-term consequences, constitutes a violation of the UN Declaration of the Rights of the Child, and conflicts with the Hippocratic oath: primum non nocere: First, do no harm.” Statement by doctors representing 20 INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS.
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