I'm considering taking female growth hormones for male breast enlargement. What do I need to know?

Question unclear. Are you male or female? If you are a male, taking female hormones will make your breasts larger (gynecomastia). If you are a female, taking female hormones will not change your breast size at your age.

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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...

Male breast enlargement--what surgery?

Mastectomies. Mastectomy would be the surgery it most important is try to determine the cause. Read more...
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...

Male breast enlargement. What options are there?

Surgery. Just checked into noninvasive modalities & none are approved yet. In my opinion the best treatment is slim lipo wh is laser- enhanced liposuction. The fibrous & glandular nature of the tissue can require use of at least a small incision to remove some of the tissue by conventional means. Read more...
Muscle or Gland? I would need some clarification in your goals. If you are seeking true breast enhancment, as in a gender reassignment role, then i would advise seeking the advice of an endocrinologist with expertise in this area. If you are seeking improved muscle tone of the chest/breast area, a personal trainer can guide you. If this is medical condition such as poland's syndrome, implants/surgery are options. Read more...
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...

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...
Depend. If not yet an adult & no causative drugs (eg Cimetidine marijuana) are to be eliminated & there are no endocrine problems, wait to see if it goes away after puberty. Wt loss if heavy. O/w slim lipo is in my opinion usually the best procedure. Sometimes a skin incision is necessary for gland removal or skin reduction. Read more...

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...

Can drinking soy milk lead to male breast enlargement?

Soy milk and male br. No it does not cause breast enlagement. Read more...
Raises concerns. 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...