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Male breast

Introduction: Male breast

Description of Male breast

Male breast (medical condition): Enlarged male breasts...more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Gynecomastia
  »Symptoms of Gynecomastia
  »Causes of Gynecomastia
  »Treatments for Gynecomastia

Male breast: Related Topics

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Male breast as a Disease

Male breast: Another name for Gynecomastia (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Gynecomastia
  »Symptoms of Gynecomastia
  »Causes of Gynecomastia
  »Treatments for Gynecomastia

Male breast: Related Diseases

Male breast: Male breast is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Male breast

Some of the causes of Male breast are included in the list below:

  • Puberty - all adolescent males experience some male breast enlargment; it is often temporary.
  • Aging - more common in older men as male hormones reduce.
  • Obesity - may cause similar enlarged appearance.
  • XXY males
  • Liver disorders

Symptoms of Male breast (Gynecomastia)

Some of the symptoms of Male breast incude:

Treatments for Male breast (Gynecomastia)

Treatments for Male breast (Gynecomastia) include:

  • Watchful waiting - most puberty cases will resolve; many others are harmless anyway.
  • Treatment of any underlying cause
  • Cosmetic breast reduction surgery - breast tissue removal for males

Treatment of Male breast: For more treatment information about Male breast, see treatment of Gynecomastia (Male breast)

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