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Circumcision Doesn't Lessen HIV Transmission

Monday, 11 October 2010 12:25

A study appearing in the July 18 issue of “The Lancet” showed that a circumcised man is no less likely to transmit HIV infection to a woman than an uncircumcised man. In fact, the study was aborted early due to “futility” when both the control and control group showed comparable transmission rates. Condom use is still essential for protecting a female partner, researchers say.

Read the full article here: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/Healthday/story?id=8105119&page=1