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Doctor insights on: Excessive Development Of Male Breast Tissue

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How can i distinguish between gynocomastia (male breast tissue ) and only chest fat ?

How can i distinguish between gynocomastia (male breast tissue ) and only chest fat ?

Lose wt/ ultrasound: The simple but difficult way would be to drop the weight. However, an ultrasound of the area could help distinguish what is fat or glandular breast tissue.There is likely some of both. ...Read more

Tissue (Definition)

The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more


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What causes male breast tissue enlargement?

What causes male breast tissue enlargement?

Medication, Hormones: Male breast enlargement (gynecomastia) is relatively common and can be caused by various medications, such as antacid or blood pressure medications. Many cases are due to the normal hormonal changes that occur in men. Liver disease, marijuana smoking and testicular tumors that secrete hormones can also be a factor. Because men can get breast cancer, see a specialist if you notice any changes. ...Read more

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Please give me advice on male breast tissue enlargement?

Please give me advice on male breast tissue enlargement?

This is : Called gynecomastia. It has several causes. See your doctor for a breast exam to make sure there isn't an underlying mass. Although relatively uncommon, guys also get breast cancer. Your doctor may order an ultrasound and/or mammogram. ...Read more

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What are some ways to reduce estrogen in males because I have gynocomastia and I've read estrogen influences male breast tissue. ?

What are some ways to reduce estrogen in males because I have gynocomastia and I've read estrogen influences male breast tissue. ?

See your doctor: True gynecomastia with breast tissue in males is rare. It can be a side effect of taking certain drugs or having a hormonal imbalance. I would see your doctor to make sure this is breast tissue and to check the chemical and hormonal balance in your body. You may also want to check your weight, as that is a more common cause of gynecomastia in males. ...Read more

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Can gynocomastia ( male breast tissue ) be cured without surgery? I workout everyday at the gym

Can gynocomastia ( male breast tissue ) be cured without surgery?  I workout everyday at the gym

Unlikely: At a listed age of 49, it would be important to make sure your doctor has excluded certain medication effects or disorders as a cause. It is also important to eliminate the contribution of excess weight to the process. If you have done both, residual tissue, especially if it is true breast tissue would need surgical removal. Exercises won't remove it. ...Read more

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Can respiradone affect sperm or sperm count permanently? Also male breast tissue?

Can respiradone affect sperm or sperm count permanently?  Also male breast tissue?

Yes: Risperidone can cause gynecomastia - benign enlargement of breast tissue in men, but is not associated with sperm count issues. ...Read more

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I still have man boobs the same size. Pure fat, not male breast tissue. How can I get rid of them?

I still have man boobs the same size. Pure fat, not male breast tissue. How can I get rid of them?

See Plastic surgeon: Not enough information. Are you trying to say that you have fatty male breasts even after weight loss. If so, you first need an evaluation to ensure that you don't have hormonal imbalance and then can be considered for surgical managements by either liposuction of excision. See a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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How effective is liposuction in male breast reduction? My breasts are pretty large, and i'm considering a male breast reduction. Is breast tissue always removed, or is the problem normally due to fat in the breast? How much can I reduce the size of my bre

How effective is liposuction in male breast reduction? My breasts are pretty large, and i'm considering a male breast reduction. Is breast tissue always removed, or is the problem normally due to fat in the breast? How much can I reduce the size of my bre

Very effective : Liposuction is very effective on male breast reduction if there is no or little skin excess, little stretch marks and little breast tissue. But if there is skin excess or large gland, you will benefit from a surgical reduction which removes breast gland and skin. Liposuction could be used as an adjunct to smooth out the contour, the lateral chest roll or the top. ...Read more

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Does male breast reduction just involve liposuction of the breasts, or is there actual breast tissue that needs to be cut out? I'm considering getting male breast reduction surgery, but i'm not sure what it involves, and i'm kind of embarrassed to ask. .

Does male breast reduction just involve liposuction of the breasts, or is there actual breast tissue that needs to be cut out? I'm considering getting male breast reduction surgery, but i'm not sure what it involves, and i'm kind of embarrassed to ask.

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Both: It all depends on your physical exam. If you have fatty large breast and little skin excess, you may be a good candidate for liposuction alone. But if you have large glandular breasts and extra skin, some of that may need to be removed surgically. ...Read more

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Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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