baby boy with partially severed penisAn infant who is just 18 days old was inadvertently wounded when the doctor who was performing his circumcision accidentally severed the top part of his genital.

According to Sabq news, the doctor immediately tried to reattach the severed piece back to the organ. However, the doctor was not successful in his attempt as the wound site was relentlessly bleeding, and the new born was crying and screaming due to severe pain.

The doctor of Arab nationality then called for the help of a notable pediatric surgeon from King Abdul Aziz Hospital to perform an emergency corrective operation. The pediatric surgeon managed to correctly reattach the severed part and stop the bleeding.

There were no further information regarding the incident, including the hospital in which the incident took place.