A review of a Plastibell device in neonatal circumcision in 2,000 instances

Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1988 Oct;167(4):341-3.


The Plastibell technique is a simple, satisfactory and easily learned method of circumcision. It is important to stress the practicality of this method in the neonatal period, thus reducing both emotional trauma and financial cost of admission at a later date.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Circumcision, Male / adverse effects
  • Circumcision, Male / instrumentation*
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Hemorrhage / epidemiology
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Penile Diseases / epidemiology
  • Surgical Instruments