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A 20-year-old male asked:

i am a boy and my boobs increasing how i can control?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Depends on the situa: Pubertal gynecomastia will occur in 1/3 to 1/2 of males & generally last about a year before fading.Up to 3 years is noted occasionally before disappearing. Overweight people can appear to have it from just fat accumulation.If present after 3 years, surgical removal of the glandular tissue & liposuction of any associated fatty tissue will do the job.

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