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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Maybe.: Requirements for blood tests before removal of breast implants will depend on factors such as your age, medical history, plastic surgeons preference... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
No Association: There is no association between the skin cancer and the presence of gynecomastia; coincidence only.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Stay Close...: If at all possible, best to have your procedure done close to home by a well experienced board-certified plastic surgeon who can demonstrate significa... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Usually Yes.: Prior to proceeding with elective surgery, you should discuss your plans with your nephrologists and/or transplant surgeon. These doctors know your si... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Lifestyle 1st.: For many reasons, it is best to “adopt a healthy lifestyle” prior to undergoing any type of cosmetic surgery. The best candidates for cosmetic surgery... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Possibly: The decision of whether or not to proceed with surgery to correct gynecomastia will ultimately be a very personal decision based on whether the enlarg... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Tummy Tuck?: Depending on the location of the stretch marks on your abdomen, tummy tuck surgery may be helpful. This operation involves removal of excess skin and ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Yes.: Well-controlled hypertension is not a contraindication to breast augmentation surgery. If in doubt, seek “medical clearance” by the doctors who know y... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Not Usually.: Gynecomastia is not usually associated with production of breast milk and/or nipple discharge. These findings may prompt additional (endocrinology) w... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Both: Both a healthy diet and regular exercise regimen are important when attempting to lose weight and stay fit. Sometimes, consultation with a nutritionis... Read More
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