What is Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia is called breast enlargement in men. This is actually a very common situation. Causes of breast enlargement; hormonal problems, puberty, thyroid diseases, liver disorders, old age, excessive alcohol use and some drugs used. The male breast tissue is no different from the female breast. It contains milk-synthesizing glands, ducts and adipose tissue.

Gynecomastia, that is, breast enlargement seen in men, occurs in different ways. It manifests itself only in relation to the increase of breast tissue, only in relation to the increase of adipose tissue, or in relation to the increase of both breast and adipose tissue. Breast enlargement occurs in most gynecomastia patients for no reason. Breast enlargement has no harm in terms of health. There is a social and psychological condition that occurs only in men. Especially if the person is in adolescence, this problem will cause even bigger problems for him. For this reason, immediate intervention should be made and the psychology of the person should be taken under control.

Get Information Now!

Would you like to receive information?
Send us your phone number and we’ll call you and let you know.

Is Surgery Necessary for Breast Enlargement?

If this situation does not occur due to any disease and you are not in adolescence, a surgical intervention will be necessary. Gynecomastia usually creates aesthetic discomfort and psychological problems. For this reason, if the patient does not have the condition to have this surgery, it is recommended to use gynecomastia athletes. Gynecomastia athletes hide the excess in your breast just like the corsets used by women.

Is There an Age Limit for Gynecomastia Surgery?

Although there is no specific age limit for gynecomastia surgeries, we recommend that the patient wait first if he is in adolescence. Because it has been observed that breast growth seen in adolescence passes spontaneously after this period. This surgery can be easily performed after the adolescence period is over. The person should first have the necessary analyzes and then gynecomastia should be done without losing time. In this way, breast enlargement will be prevented before psychological problems occur.