Hi Guest                                                     

Full Body Health Checkup I
Price Rs. 2200.00
Discount Rs. 0.00
Payable Rs.2200.00
Book Now
Vitamin Panel
Price Rs. 3245.00
Discount Rs. 973.50
Payable Rs.2271.50
Book Now
Comprehensive Wellness (Basic)
Price Rs. 3650.00
Discount Rs. 1095.00
Payable Rs.2555.00
Book Now
View Article
Article Views: 2,028
Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia): Deal with enlarged male breasts easily
Posted on Feb 20, 2016
Gynecomastia, or female-like breasts, is more common than men think and occurs in males from infancy to advanced adulthood. The condition is problematic for teens and young men because it creates a displeasing body image.

There is no identifiably specific cause of gynecomastia though the condition has been attributed to hormonal imbalance, anti-androgen medications (medications that prevent or inhibit male hormone usage by the body), excessive drinking and even marijuana use.

In some cases, gynecomastia is the result of excess fatty tissue due to obesity. Before you pursue male breast reduction surgery, you should eliminate any of the potential factors.

Gynecomastia takes two forms: true gynecomastia and psuedogynecomastia (also called lipomastia). True gynecomastia indicates excessive breast tissue. It is generally firm tissue, but it can sometimes harden.

Psuedogyneocomastia indicates excessive fatty tissue. It is generally attributed to obesity and a regimen of improved diet and exercise is suggested before male surgery is considered. The procedure can be difficult in larger patients because removal of larger amounts of tissue result in larger scarring and the need to remove excess skin.

The ideal candidate for male breast reduction will usually be at or near his appropriate weight and have a small amount of tissue to be removed. Younger patients typically have better results because the skin and body are better able to recover from the procedure. With large amounts of tissue to be removed, larger incisions are necessary. Larger incisions mean larger, more visible scars.

Both the true and pseudo forms of this condition can appear unilaterally (in one breast) or bilaterally (in both breasts). In either case, the incision is placed near your areola making the scar less noticeable. Liposuction is sometimes employed if the surgeon feels that the procedure will improve the aesthetic appearance of your breast reduction. It is important to keep in mind that the male breast reduction surgery is to improve your chest profile beneath a shirt. The surgery does not promise or imply that your chest will be without scars or that you will be comfortable removing your shirt in public.

When considering this surgery, you should keep your goals realistic relative to your situation.

Caring for your body after the breast reduction procedure is necessary to complete healing of the skin. After the surgery, you will need to wear a surgical vest for three weeks. Of course, you should avoid strenuous activity until your cosmetic surgeon instructs you to return to your normal routine.

You should be able to return to a light exercise regime in two weeks. Full activity, such as weight training, will be discouraged until at least six weeks after the procedure, giving your skin time to heal itself. Ignoring instructions after surgery increases your chances of complications.

Because male breast reduction is a procedure to remove excess tissue, the long term risks are not as many as with enlargement surgeries. Naturally, there may be pain in and around the incision site and a risk of infection of the incision, but if you follow the instructions your cosmetic surgeon gives you, those risks should be limited.

As a patient, you should always remember that male breast reduction surgery corrects a cosmetic abnormality. The surgery does not correct the underlying problem causing gynecomastia. It is always a good idea to discuss your individual situation with a plastic surgeon before making a final decision about your condition.
Written by : Lazoi Team
Read latest articles...
Read all articles of Lazoi Team
Dual organ transplant..Read More
International Yoga Day..Read More
Swap liver transplantation..Read More
Living donor liver transplant..Read More
Father's Day..Read More
Search Doctors by Speciality
Best Pediatrician in Delhi
Best Dentist in Delhi
Best Psychiatrist in Delhi
Best Neurologist in Delhi
Best Oncologist in Delhi
Best Acupuncturist in Delhi
Best Chest & Allergy in Delhi
Best Diabetologist in Delhi
Best Physiotherapist in Delhi
Best Gynecologist in Delhi
Best Cardiologist in Delhi
Best Pulmonologist in Delhi
Best Dermatologist in Delhi
Best Dietician in Delhi
Best Endocrinologist in Delhi
Best Nephrologist in Delhi
Best Orthopaedic in Delhi
Best Psychologist in Delhi
Best Homeopathy in Delhi
Best Urologist in Delhi
Best Ayurvedic in Delhi
Best Nutritionist in Delhi
Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Delhi
Best Plastic-Cosmetic Surgeon in Delhi
Best General Physician in Delhi
Best General Surgeon in Delhi
Best Ear Nose Throat (ENT) in Delhi
Best Gastroenterologist in Delhi
Best Laparoscopic Surgeon in Delhi
Best Ophthalmologist in Delhi
Best General Practitioner in Delhi
Best Dermatologist in Mumbai
Best Dentist in Mumbai
Best Ear Nose Throat (ENT) in Bangalore
Best Gastroenterologist in Bangalore
Best Gynecologist in Noida
Best General Physician in Noida
Best Pediatrician in Noida
Best Plastic Cosmetic Surgeon in Noida
Best Dermatologist in Pune
Best Gynecologist in Navi Mumbai
Best Pediatrician in Bangalore
Best Ophthalmologist in Bangalore
Best Dentist in Gurgaon
Best General Physician in Gurgaon
Best General Practitioner in Gurgaon
Best Ear Nose Throat (ENT) in Gurgaon
Best Gynecologist in Mumbai
Best Gynecologist in Thane
Best Dermatologist in Bangalore
Best Pediatrician in Mumbai
Best Physiotherapist in Faridabad
Best Orthopaedic in Faridabad
Best Dentist in Faridabad
Best Ophthalmologist in Faridabad
Best Gynecologist in Pune
Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Mumbai
Best General Practitioner in Bangalore
Best Ear Nose Throat (ENT) in Mumbai
Best Orthopaedic Surgeon in Faridabad
Book Diagnostics Tests Delhi/NCR
Book Health Packages Delhi/NCR
About Us
Press Releases
Terms of Use
Privacy Policy
Our Services
DocPractice™ Premium
Health Card
Hospital SignUp
Book Diagnostics Tests Delhi/NCR
Book Health Packages Delhi/NCR
Hospital listing
Diagnostic center
Contact us
Ecommerce Flow / Incorporated
Read Articles
Learn About Diseases
Learn About Diagnostic Tests
Learn About Generic Drugs
Social media
Follow us
Lazoi on Facebook Lazoi on Twitter Lazoi on Google Plus Lazoi on BlogSpot
Make online secure payment using

MasterCard  VISA  NetBanking 
Copyright © 2017 Lazoi Lifecare™ Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved. Website Version 4.1.1