Reference 2016-447

REF:       2016-447

Subject:  Male circumcisions

    

 

Request:

  1. Please provide information on all male circumcisions performed by the trust in financial year 2015-2016 – to include age and primary diagnosis (coding plus text description). If you choose to age band your response rather than provide a full list, please use the following age groups: 0-4, 5-9,10-17, and 18+ , advising the number of times a diagnosis was applied in each age group.
  2. Please provide a copy of any printed information which is provided to the patient or parent, as part of the informed consent process for male circumcision.
  3. Please provide copies of any internal and external correspondence since 1st January 2010 regarding the issue of child morbidity or mortality following non-therapeutic male circumcision performed in any location (including the hospital itself, other hospitals, GP clinics and the home or worship environment)

 

 

Response:

1.    Please provide information on all male circumcisions performed by the trust in financial year 2015-2016 – to include age and primary diagnosis (coding plus text description). If you choose to age band your response rather than provide a full list, please use the following age groups: 0-4, 5-9,10-17, and 18+ , advising the number of times a diagnosis was applied in each age group.  

Please see information attached.

2016-447 – FOI request – Male circumcisions [46 kb] Ms Excel

The data uses the ICD-10 code N30.3.

2.    Please provide a copy of any printed information which is provided to the patient or parent, as part of the informed consent process for male circumcision. Please find information attached.

Adult Circumcision [73 kb] PDF

3.       Please provide copies of any internal and external correspondence since 1st January 2010 regarding the issue of child morbidity or mortality following non-therapeutic male circumcision performed in any location (including the hospital itself, other hospitals, GP clinics and the home or worship We do occasionally come across such incidents but do not record them as such and it would be difficult to look back and send the data.

 

 

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