Munchkin bathtub toys recalled after 19 cases of genital injuries

About 34,000 bathtub toys made by Munchkin were recalled Monday after 19 boys were injured in their genital area by the intake valve on the bottom of the submarine, which can suck up loose skin. One case required medical attention.

The toy is yellow, has a smiling face, turquoise windows, an orange propeller and was soldnationwide from November 2009 through September 2010 for about $7.

You can contact Munchkin at (877) 242-3134 anytimefor instructions on how to get a free replacement toy.

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