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are occasionally plagued with the embarrassing problem of
developing breasts. This condition is known as 'Gynecomastia'. This condition
is thought to be hereditary, caused by obesity, diet or aging, or by certain
drugs or medical problems. Although rarely talked about, it is a fairly
There are 2 surgical approaches to this problem:
first is liposuction, which can be used to suck out the entire breast
and smooth and flatten the skin. Ultrasound liposuction is particularly
this regard as it helps to shrink the skin in this area. This operation
to no scaring and reshapes the chest area to its normal shape.
alternative to liposuction in the chest area is to excise the extra skin
and breast tissue with a surgical incision. This may be as small as an
incision around the nipple or may be larger depending on how much skin
needs to be removed.
surgeries will require wearing a post operative compression garment
to help aid the final result.
surgery is usually done on an outpatient basis. You
will feel discomfort,
but any pain can be controlled with medication. You can expect your chest
be bruised, swollen and ache and this can last for a few weeks.
results of a male breast reduction are instantaneous but the final result
will not be seen until swelling has reduced.Your
surgeon will give you specific recovery instructions but usually you will
be asked to rest for the first week.
You will probably be instructed not to participate in strenuous activities
1 - 4 weeks.
discuss your particular situation in more detail, consult with a
surgeon in your area.