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Metzitzah B'Peh is performed by sucking blood from the wound with the mouth at the tip of the organ, not by inserting the organ in the mouth. The Rambam writes (Hilchot Milah 2:2) Afterwards, one should suck the place of the circumcision until all the blood in the further reaches is extracted, lest a dangerous situation arise. The objective is to ...

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