How To Care For Your Child's Foreskin | KidsHealth NZ - Newborns care of the uncircumcised penis
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At birth, the penis consists of a cylindrical shaft with a rounded end called the glans. The section of the penile skin that covers the glans is called the foreskin or prepuce. Infant Smegma: Skin cells from the glans of the penis and the inner foreskin are shed throughout life. I'm not planning to have my newborn circumcised. How should I care for his uncircumcised penis? Answer From Erik P. Castle, M.D.. In an uncircumcised penis.