According to TheStar, a third case of failed circumcision gone wrong, prompting the Health Ministry to urge affected victims to take such cases to court.
A 10-year-old boy, has to use a catheter and a urine bag after severe damage to his penis. A small portion of the boy’s penis was severed by an assistant medical office at a mass circumcision ceremony at a surau in Sungai Buloh.
The bleeding was so bad that it could not be stopped and the boy was rushed to the hospital. Doctors were unable to reattach the head of the boy’s penis, which had already turned black.
He was then sent to a private hospital which were also unsuccessful.