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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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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


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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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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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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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Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

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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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


Dr. Tom Pousti
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Gynecomastia (Definition)

Gynecomastia is the growth of breast tissue in boys and men. This is due to the imbalance of the ...Read more