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Dr. Tom Pousti
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Gynecomastia (Definition)

Gynecomastia is enlargement of the breast tissue in male patients. A common reason for it is during the puberty. Other causes are secondary to hormonal imbalnce, liver function abnormality, side effect of certain medications or other drugs, excess alcohol consumption and sometimes unknown causes. It would be best to see a breast care provider to work up its causes and ...Read more


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How can I get rid of man boobs?

How can I get rid of man boobs?

Several ways: See an endocrinologist to find out the cause first, then surgery or drugs depending on several factors. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of man boobs?

How do you get rid of man boobs?

Gynecomastia: Male breast development can be treated with surgery. Many patients can have the excess breast tissue removed with suction plus a small incision around the areola. If you are overweight, then weight reduction my also help reduce the size of the male breast. It is also possible that medication or marijuana can cause male breast growth. ...Read more

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How to get rid of male breasts (man boobs)?

How to get rid of male breasts (man boobs)?

Weight loss: If losing weight does not make them go away, then it might require surgery. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of man boobs !?

How can I get rid of  man boobs !?

Gynecomastia: Medical treatment of chronic gynecomastia is usually futile. If chronic gynecomastia is treated, surgical removal of glandular breast tissue is usually required. Surgical approaches to the treatment of gynecomastia include subcutaneous mastectomy, liposuction-assisted mastectomy, laser-assisted liposuction, and laser-lipolysis ...Read more

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How can I get rid of man boobs and puffy nipples?

Gynecomastia : Man boobs aka gynecomastia is benign enlargement of breast tissue in males. Up to 60% of men worldwide have some degree of gynecomastia and there are a variety of causes. The causes have to be ruled out for the proper treatment. If all underlying hormonal and drug causes are ruled out, then the benign breast mass can be removed via liposuction or direct excision depending on the degree. ...Read more

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How can a young teenager get rid of man boobs?

How can a young teenager get rid of man boobs?

Depends: Regular pubertal onset gynecomastia usually fades within the first year.Persistence after 3 years is likely to improve only with surgery. I would check with your pcp about local options & seek out a consultation. Removal of residual breast tissue and any supportive fat cells is usually done by a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of man boobs, as they're extremely embarrassing?

How do I get rid of man boobs, as they're extremely embarrassing?

Consult docotr : That's called "gynecomastia, " which means "woman breast." if you have concerns you should see your doctor. There may be endocrine reasons for your problem. A thorough evaluation is important. Your doctor will check your pituitary gland, your blood hormone levels, and help you plan for an appropriate approach to this problem. ...Read more

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How to get rid of man boobs and love handles fast?

How to get rid of man boobs and love handles fast?

Liposuction: Liposuction would be best for the love handles provided that you have good skin tone that will recontour when the fat is gone. Excision of the subareolar tissue of the breasts accompanied by liposuction would help the gynecomastia. These procedures will be best if you are at an ideal weight. Good luck! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of male breasts?

How do I get rid of male breasts?

Possibilities: Large male breasts may be a sign of a hormone imbalance, side effect of certain medications, or due to use of marijuana. Causes such as these are treated by cessation of the causative agent or by taking a different medication. If medical reasons for gynecomastia can be ruled out by your primary physician, a plastic surgeon is the best to see for definitive treatment. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of man's boobs?

How can I get rid of man's boobs?

Weight reduction: If you are obese then start a rigorous exercise program that includes extensive use of the pectoral muscles which underlie the breast tissue. If that doesn't work, then a plastic surgeon becomes your other option. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of male breast enlargement?

How do I get rid of male breast enlargement?

A few things:: Losing weight, exercise, and quitting smoking are some easy ways to decrease the amount of male breast tissue. Normal puberty can also cause breast enlargement that will resolve with time. Abnormalities in liver function or in the levels of hormones such as prolactin can cause breast enlargement as well, and these can be evaluated using blood tests. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of my man boobs?

What can I do to get rid of my man boobs?

Gynecomastia: Gymecomastia or "man boobs" should be evaluated prior to any treatment. 1% of all breast cancers occur in men. If no evidence of breast cancer, laser-assisted or ultrasound-assisted (vaser) can be used to liquefy the fat which can then be removed with liposuction. If breast tissue remains under the nipple, that can be removed through a small incision. ...Read more

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How can I get bigger boobs naturally!?

How can I get bigger boobs naturally!?

Breast size is: likely to ^ w puberty, pregnancy, breast feeding & possibly prior to your period. You can build up chest muscles w exercise & weight lifting but it will not ^ the amt. of fatty tissue. There are no pills, herbs or machines that will ^ breast size. Breast augmentation is surgical enlargement. A padded bra will ^ appearance of volume. A supportive, well fitting bra can also enhance appearance. ...Read more

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Can jogging and sit-ups get rid of man boobs?

Can jogging and sit-ups get rid of man boobs?

Might help but...: Probably not completely. Enlarged male breasts are usually made up of a combination of fat and breast tissue. The exercises you describe may help you to lose weight and you will lose some of the fatty excess in the breasts. Depending on how large your breasts are, this may or may not be enough. If not, an operative procedure may be necessary to obtain the best result. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my fat and my man boobs?

How can I get rid of my fat and my man boobs?

Eat less. Exercise.: There are many reason why you may have "man boobs". You can deposit fat in your chest and the only way to get rid of it is with diet and exercise. You can get gynecomastia, which is growth of actual breast tissue, due to many causes. I would be evaluated by a physician before starting a diet and exercise regimen anyhow. Voice your concerns about your chest with your doctor then. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of man boobs and love handles?

What can I do to get rid of man boobs and love handles?

Old fashioned: Diet and exercise, for weight loss. If that doesn't work quick enough for your tummy, you might consider coolsculpting or liposuction. Gynecomastia reduction surgery may be required for your chest, if conservative measures don't work for you. ...Read more

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Hairy nipples how can i get rid of it ?

Hairy nipples how can i get rid of it ?

Laser Hair removal: Laser hair removal can help minimize hair growth as long as the hairs have some pigment. The darker hairs generally respond better. For lighter hairs electrolysis may be option. ...Read more

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I wonder the best way to get rid of man boobs?

Surgery: The best treatment is surgery, which includes usually liposuction and excision of breast tissue. See if you can find a plastic surgeon in your area experienced in gynecomastia surgery. ...Read more

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Dr. Joseph Mele
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Enlarged Male Breasts (Definition)

It is also called by some as Moobs (Man Boobs). During the puberty time many teenage boys develop breasts. But it goes away within three years in most of them. Also a few develop them due to hormone problems or overweight. The answer for that is ...Read more


Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more