Pictures (graphic)


Pictures of a circumcision and the instruments used (warning: some of these are graphic and are for educational purposes only)


Separating the foreskin from the glans.

One of the first steps, in an infant circumcision, is to separate the foreskin from the glans. In an infant, these two parts adhere very tightly – like the fingernail to the nail bed.



Although this baby may appear to be sleeping, this baby is NOT sleeping but has gone into shock.


Specialized circumcision clamps, instruments and other devices

Circumcision restraining device


Instruments used


Gomco clamp


Mogen and gomco clamps


Gomco clamp




Mogan clamp