Large male breasts (Gynecomastia) can negatively impact a man’s self-confidence and at worst can turn him into a social recluse. Interestingly, excessive breast tissue on men is remarkably common; it is believed that 1 in 3 men suffer from a noticeable excess, affecting either one or both sides of the chest.
There are several ways to reduce and flatten a man’s breast tissue, it can be done through exercise, but the quickest and surest way to fix the situation is by cosmetic surgery. Especially, since not all Gynecomastia conditions are caused by weight gain, most in fact, are produced by medical or hereditary issues.
Smaller male breasts can be fixed with liposuction alone. However this procedure is only advised if an individual has good quality elastic skin along the breast region. In the absence of elasticity, excess skin may be needed to cover the underlying breast tissue. Very large breasts are best dealt with surgery, in combination with liposuction. Ultimately, it is the surgeon’s responsibility to identify and recommend the best possible treatment for a particular patent.
Gynaecomastia will lead to bruising and swelling of the affected area. Pressure garments are recommended to reduce the swelling and bruising, and facilitate healing. Most patients return to their work within one to two weeks and gradually increase their physical activities as muscles relax and the chest becomes more comfortable. Full recovery takes two to three months.
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