Gynecomastia is when there is presence of excessive breast tissue even as men enter adulthood.
ynecomastia can be caused by a number of reasons but as the saying “all roads leads to Rome”, almost 99% of cases of gynecomastia can be traced back to excess production of estrogen.
However, it can become life threatening when it is caused as an after-effect of another serious medical condition. It is best left to a medical professional preferably, a doctor specializing in gynecomastia to make the call.
he American Society of Plastic Surgeons has classified gynecomastia into four grades based on breast enlargement and feminization of the breast.
Gynecomastia is a medical condition that causes breast enlargement in adult men due to the presence of excessively grown breast tissue behind and around the areola (nipple).
Breast tissue growth happens and disappears when a male is in his infancy as well as during adulthood and these are not gynecomastia.
Gynecomastia can be caused as aside effect of medical conditions, drug side effects, unintended side effects of drugs as well abuse of drugs like marijuana.The topic of beast reduction used to be taboo among men but not anymore.