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I am a healthy active male who has an active lifestyle . Having a chubby chest. On fnac it showed gynecomastia. Treatment?

I am a healthy active male who has an active lifestyle . Having a chubby chest. On fnac it showed gynecomastia. Treatment?

Gynecomastia: If there is excess glandular breast tissue, the surgery is the only way to remove it. Diet and exercise can eliminate fat, but not the glandular breast tissue. The procedure consists of liposuction and excision of the gland. ...Read more

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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What would happen if i applied andractim gel directly on the chest for gynecomastia treatment?

What would happen if i applied andractim gel directly on the chest for gynecomastia treatment?

Probably nothing: There are a few old articles in the medical literature about topical treatment of gynecomastia, but I am not aware that it is effective. There are many side effects of androgen treatment. Gynecomastia can be very effectively treated with surgery that includes liposuction and direct removal of breast tissue. ...Read more

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Do you know of a treatment for gynecomastia?

Do you know of a treatment for gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia: There is a surgical gynecomastia procedure. It involves liposuction to remove the excess fat from the upper chest area. This surgery can also be combined with Pectoral Etching for a more defined look. ...Read more

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Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

No: There is no natural treatment other than avoiding drugs of abuse or certain medications. Discuss your prescriptions with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is there any other treatment available for gynecomastia?

Time for a visit: First the reason for the problem should be sorted out.Some medications or medical problems can lead to this process and treatment may depend on the findings.If no treatable issues are involved, a cosmetic surgeon can remove any residual glandular tissue and or do liposuction to remove fat. ...Read more

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Am suffering from the gynecomastia. I am 24 years male. Are there any other treatment available for gynecomastia?

Am suffering from the gynecomastia. I am 24 years male. Are there any other treatment available for gynecomastia?

NONE: If an adult male develops gynecomastia, other than with weight gain, and elevated prolactin level, or taking anabolic steroids, he needs a full medical evaluation. Have you been taking anabolics or other crap ordered off the internet? Surgery can remove some of the breast tissue. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for gynecomastia?

What is the treatment for gynecomastia?

Surgery.: Gynecomastia comes from the greek meaning "gyne" meaning woman and  "mastos"  meaning breasts. It is most 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 (lipomastia), then liposuction surgery alone may suffice. ...Read more

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What other treatment options for gynecomastia?

What other treatment options for gynecomastia?

Surgery and surgery!: Other than weight loss (and treatment of any stimulating causes, like testicular tumors or other hormone causes), surgery is the only way to remove gynecomastia tissues, especially glandular component. Liposuction can help with the fatty part, but excision is needed for the glandular portion. There is no diet or supplement that can help. See an abps-certified plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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I'm 19 and have type 1 gynecomastia. What would be the best treatment?

Seek Consultation: Gynecomastia, if persistent, 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 liposculpture surgery alone may suffice. For patients with excess skin, common after weight loss, skin excision may also be necessary. ...Read more

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My brother aged 15yrs is sufering from mild gynecomastia what treatment should he prefer or any changes in his routine that can help?

Puberty: In most cases boys with gynecomastia transiently develop this as part of normal, early puberty. This usually regresses on its own within a couple of years. About 2/3 of boys develop this. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for gynecomastia (male breasts)?

What is the best treatment for gynecomastia (male breasts)?

Gynecomastia: Enlarged male breasts can come from a number of different causes. Before any treatment can be done, you must first have a complete physical exam and may need bloodwork to rule out hormonal issues. There are a number of medications that can also cause gynecomastia. Once all medical reasons are ruled out, one may consider treatment. You should seek a consultation with a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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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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What are some treatments available for gynecomastia?

Limited: Weight loss, better diet and exercise. Avoidance of otc supplements containing things like dhea. If prolactin is elevated, Cabergoline can help. Otherwise, surgery may be the only alternative. ...Read more

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What are the best treatments available for gynecomastia?

What are the best treatments available for gynecomastia?

Man Boob Surgery: . Typically liposuction is used to correct gynecomastia. If there is also a lot of loose skin often this is also removed. Occasionally if their is firm redundant breast tissue it is surgically removed. See a board certified plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What effective treatments are available for gynecomastia?

What effective treatments are available for gynecomastia?

Surgery Helpful.: Gynecomastia, if persistent, 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 liposculpture surgery alone may suffice. For patients with excess skin, common after weight loss, skin excision may also be necesary. ...Read more

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Help doctors! what're the treatments available for gynecomastia?

Varies: Male breast enlargement can come from fatty tissues building up or from enlargement of breast gland-ductal tissues. Depending on which is dominant, use of liporeduction surgery often helps. Occasional requires mastectomy (removal) of glandular tissues to resolve. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia: The explanation for gynecomastia in men is unclear except in men who are markedly overweight - not uncommon. If you are not overweight but do have large breasts a consult with a surgeon would be my best advice. Let me know what you decide and what happens. ...Read more

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Dr. Tom Pousti
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Male Breast Enlargement (Definition)

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


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