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Dr. Tom Pousti
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Male Breast Enlargement (Overview)

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 skin in severe cases.


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What causes male breast enlargement?

What causes male breast enlargement?

LOTS OF THINGS: Most has to do with weight gain, but muscle building steroids and pills, marijuana and some medications can do it. Also, certain cancers including testicular cancer can cause it as well. See your regular doctor to check. ...Read more

Dr. Tom Pousti
315 Doctors shared insights

Male Breast Enlargement (Overview)

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 skin in severe cases.


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Natural male breast enlargement pills?

Natural male breast enlargement pills?

None good: No, there are no “well working” supplements or natural remedies that will predictably/safely increase breast size. The majority of women/men who do wish to increase breast size undergo breast augmentation surgery. ...Read more

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Diagnosing Breast Lumps (Checklist)

Do a breast self exam after your period ends
monthly
Check daily in shower after soaping up
daily
Learn the architecture of your breasts by repetition
once
Observe skin around nipples
once
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What can be done to treat male breast enlargement?

What can be done to treat male breast enlargement?

Surgery: Male breast enlargement, or gynecomastia, is treated with surgery. That procedure is the biggest part of my plastic surgery practice here in orlando. Check out my patient photo gallery at
http://georgepopemd. Com/galleries/gynecomastia/

and visit gynecomastia. Org - a great forum. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for male breast enlargement?

What is the best treatment for male breast enlargement?

Suction and removal: Of breast tissue. In my hands, this operation involves ultrasonic-assisted liposuction to remove and contour the fatty component of the breast enlargement. There is generally a small amount of breast tissue that needs direct excision. All can usually be done through a very small incision around the border of the areola. Of breast tissue. ...Read more

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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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How do I get male breast enlargement?

How do I get male breast enlargement?

Male breast: Breast implants through plastic surgery, and Hormonal supplement with Estrogen. ...Read more

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Male breast enlargement pills?

Male breast enlargement pills?

NO: There is no safe way to grow or reduce breasts... Whether with supplements or medications. Augmentation with a plastic surgeon is the only safe way. ...Read more

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What causes male breast enlargement?

LOTS OF THINGS: Most has to do with weight gain, but muscle building steroids and pills, marijuana and some medications can do it. Also, certain cancers including testicular cancer can cause it as well. See your regular doctor to check. ...Read more

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How do I get male breast enlargement?

Male breast: Breast implants through plastic surgery, and Hormonal supplement with Estrogen. ...Read more

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Male breast enlargement pills online?

Male breast enlargement pills online?

Gynecomastia Rx: If you are a man with unwanted breast tissue, and it's real breast tissue and not fat, a surgeon can cure you as an outpatient. If it's fat that looks like breast, liposuction can help. If you are a man and want to grow breasts because of your personal tastes, get with a physician and perhaps he/she can offer you estrogen under supervision. ...Read more

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Natural male breast enlargement pills?

None good: No, there are no “well working” supplements or natural remedies that will predictably/safely increase breast size. The majority of women/men who do wish to increase breast size undergo breast augmentation surgery. ...Read more

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Male breast enlargement herbs available?

Male breast enlargement herbs available?

Not really: Male breast enlargement is usually called gynecomastia. There may be an underlying medical condition causing that. So you need to have a medical evaluation. In addition sometimes breast tumors can cause the enlargement. Breast cancer can also happen in men, so it is imperative to have your breasts checked by your physician. ...Read more

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Are there symptoms of male breast enlargement?

Symptoms male breast: Male breast enlargement, or as we call it gynecomastia.Young men and teenagers get embarassed with large breasts. They are called and feel freaks, breast pain can happen frequently,
some diseases and medications can cause gynecomastia.Anabolic steroids, tagamet, aldactone, (spironolactone) casodexand several other medicines. ...Read more

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Male breast enlargement. What options are there?

Puberty question?: About a third of males will undergo a transient nipple/breast enlargement at he onset of puberty. They can be sore & worrisome to a kid looking for a sexual identity. Rarely they can be so noticable that kids want the tissue removed, yet most will resolve slowly as other hormonal changes kick in over about a year. If the process is unchanged over that period, discuss with a surgeon. ...Read more

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Are there symptoms with male breast enlargement?

Are there symptoms with male breast enlargement?

Symptoms male breast: Male breast enlargement, or as we call it gynecomastia.Young men and teenagers get embarassed with large breasts. They are called and feel freaks, breast pain can happen frequently,
some diseases and medications can cause gynecomastia.Anabolic steroids, tagamet, aldactone, (spironolactone) casodexand several other medicines. ...Read more

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What can be done to treat male breast enlargement?

Surgery: Male breast enlargement, or gynecomastia, is treated with surgery. That procedure is the biggest part of my plastic surgery practice here in orlando. Check out my patient photo gallery at
http://georgepopemd. Com/galleries/gynecomastia/

and visit gynecomastia. Org - a great forum. ...Read more

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What are the natural male breast enlargement pills?

No such thing: It is unclear what you mean by "natural male breast enlargement pills" - if you mean to build the chest muscles, i.e. Pectorals muscles, this requires exercise, or in some cases, an implant. For breast tissue, you would need to build breast tissue with either plastic surgery or hormone therapy, used when there is gender reassignment that is being scheduled. ...Read more

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Is there medicine that can treat male breast enlargement?

Male breast: No unfortunately there is no medicine and if a man has breast enlargement only surgery is the option. Your question is to treat and not to enhance male breast. ...Read more

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Can there be medicine that can treat male breast enlargement?

Can there be medicine that can treat male breast enlargement?

Need diagnosis: There are so many causes of male breast enlargement or gynecomastia, including medications ; drugs, breast cancer, benign lesions, tumors of adrenal or pituitary glands, and hyperthyroidism. Many of these can be ruled out with a few simple blood tests ; an ultrasound of the breasts. You want to know what is causing the enlargement to determine if you need treatment ; what is the best treatment. ...Read more

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Is there any medicine that can treat male breast enlargement?

Is there any medicine that can treat male breast enlargement?

Male breast: No unfortunately there is no medicine and if a man has breast enlargement only surgery is the option. Your question is to treat and not to enhance male breast. ...Read more

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Please tell me, are there symptoms of male breast enlargement?

Please tell me, are there symptoms of male breast enlargement?

Mainly the look: Mainly the look - the larger size brings the patient to the doctor, because most men want flatter chest. On rare occasions there can be associated pain and or lumps. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: male breast enlargement?

What is the definition or description of: male breast enlargement?

Gynecomastia: 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 skin in severe cases. ...Read more

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Could any of the natural male breast enlargement pills actually work?

NO: No natural pill to enlarge male breast which is not natural. Hormonal manipulation is needed as done in gender assignment procedures. ...Read more

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How do I tell her that I have to wear a bra because I have male breast enlargement?

Gynecomastia: This is a treatable disorder. Unless your bmi is over about 35, most docs will treat it. ...Read more

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How do I tell new lady that I have to wear a bra because I have male breast enlargement?

How do I tell new lady that I have to wear a bra because I have male breast enlargement?

Tell the truth: Real gynecomastia (male breast enlargement) is easy to treat surgically. Most men who have it would prefer to be rid of it, but some men love it. Some overweight men have fat that simulates breasts ("pseudogynecomastia"); most men with this don't like it and it can be removed by liposuction. Before the shirt comes off, tell her -- she may like it, or like you for who you are and ignore it. ...Read more

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Male breast enlargement--what surgery?

Gynecomastia?: The first place to start would be in person consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon; making the a correct diagnosis is important. If gynecomastia is the issue, usually partial resection of glandular tissue plus/minus liposuction surgery is helpful.
Best wishes. ...Read more

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Could male breast enlargement be caused by soy productcs?

Could male breast enlargement be caused by soy productcs?

Probably not: This issue has been raised because of the presence of certain chemicals such as soy phytoestrogens and isoflavones that have an estrogen and anti-testosterone effects. This issue remains controversial with both male and female breasts particularly with breast cancer and has caused some physicians to recommend dietary restrictions. However this remains far from conclusive. See photo comments. ...Read more

Dr. Tom Pousti
552 Doctors shared insights

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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