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No: Gynecomastia is enlarged breast tissue in guys. It's the result of hormone imbalances. Excess body fat can cause changes in estrogen/testosterone balance - but is by no means the only cause. Skinny guys can get gynecomastia. Gynecomastia does not means someone is fat. Too much fat means someone is fat. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Male breast enlargement is also known as Enlarged male breasts. Gynecomastia, or enlargement of the male breast gland, can be due to hormone, imabalances, medications, age, or genetics. It is a medically treatable condition - see a board-certified plastic surgeon for the different options. These can include liposuction, direct excision of the glandular tissue, and even excision of ...Read more
Surgery Helpful.: Assuming a man has achieved a long-term stable weight and there are no “causative agents” involved, surgery may be indicated to treat persistent gynecomastia. It is often best treated with partial excision of the prominent glandular tissue as well as liposuction surgery of the peripheral chest area. If the prominence of the chest wall is caused by adipose tissue, then liposuction surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Look x causes: Obesity, medications for prostate, other medicines like spironolactone, liver disease like cirrhosis, lack of testosterone (andropause), intake of estrogen, and who knows if high content of estrogen in certain food? In young adolescent males is common to have first unilateral gynecomastias due to hormonal changes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Male breast enlarges: Gynecomastia is enlargement of the male breast. Males have breast tissue like females that contain duct tissue. The only things missing at the end of the ductal tissue are the glands that characterized the female breast. In gynecomastia the breasts enlarge significantly with breast tissue which in many instances is self production of an abnormal level of hormones or taking of drugs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Look or ask someone: If you've got a fair amount of upper body fat (pseudogynecomastia), you can have it removed by liposuction. If you have a lot of firm tissue under you nipple, and it's a bit pointy, it's probably true gynecomastia. A few minutes in a general surgeon's outpatient office will fix it. ...Read more
Unlikely, but...: Unlikely but If it lasted long enough and caused enough damage and resultant changes in hormone levels. You could prove this via lab work with DHEAS, Testosterone and estradiol levels. It would also be somewhat dependent on your age and length of time that you had the condition ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took 5mg Risperdal and developed gynecomastia age 16-19. Lost weight since 115kgs-81kgs. A bit of gynecomastia has yet remained, will it go?
I used finasteride 5mg for yrs. Developed gynecomastia which drug withdrawal cured. Hair now thinning. Is it safe to take 1mg for hair growth!
How strong is the relation between dht blockers and developing gynecomastia/ puffy nipples? Read some men got this cause increased estrogen. Explain??
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