Gynecomastia is not harmful to one’s body but they may cause psychological stress to the person affected.
It impairs one’s self confidence that some men avoid physical activities and intimacy to hide their condition.
Males from all the ages are prone to male breast tissue proliferation.
It starts to occur during infancy, puberty or when a man reaches his 50’s.
The condition can be a result of hormonal imbalance, obesity or the use of certain drugs.
Gynecomastia can be classified in to three subtypes according to the nature of the proliferated tissues : Glandular, Fatty glandular and Simple primarily fatty in nature.
The type of operation will be determined after classifying it, Either Mastectomy(mammary gland removal) or Lipectomy(liposuction) will be done or both.