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Gynecomastia: The aggregation of breast tissue excessively in a male that leads to the appearance of breasts. See detailed information below for a list of 76 causes of Gynecomastia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Excessive development of the breasts in males; usually the result of hormonal imbalance or treatment with certain drugs (including some antihypertensives)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Female mammary morphology in a XY genotype.
- (Source - CRISP)
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