Gynecomastia is a condition of excessive or enlarged breasts in men that can occur at any age. The condition may be due to hormonal changes, heredity, obesity or the use of certain medications.
Gynecomastia can cause emotional discomfort and aggravate your self-confidence. Some men may even avoid certain physical activities and intimacy just to hide their condition.
Gynecomastia is characterized by:
Excess localized fat
Excessive growth of glandular tissue
Sometimes surplus skin of the chest
Presence one-sided (one breast) or bilateral (both breast)
The treatment is performed under general anesthesia.