The word gynecomastia means “female breast”. In Latin, gyneko: woman, masti; breast
means. Gynecomastia to our tongue; It is translated as “female type breast”. only breast tissue or
There may be an increase in only the fat tissue, or an increase in both tissues. Which type
It will only be understood by examination or ultrasound that the enlargement causes the appearance of gynecomastia.
The fact that there is a greatness and distinctiveness that has existed since childhood is the reason why this image is socially
The fact that it affects life creates a serious and distressing situation. For some people, this social pressure
It can also bring about effects such as low self-confidence in psychological development.
Why does gynecomastia occur?
Gynecomastia is a 99% problem of unknown cause. Known to directly cause gynecomastia
There are certain drugs and diseases. These are long-term stomach medications, chronic kidney and liver
are diseases. Not all men with large breasts have these ailments. I mentioned above
Your doctor can only make such a diagnosis, as these causes only make up 1-2% of the causes of gynecomastia.
If he is suspicious of the situation, he will ask you for further examinations. Gynecomastia (male breast enlargement)
The condition is not as rare as you think, it is not just you. in society
Gynecomastia is quite common and is one of the most common aesthetic interventions we make.
How is gynecomastia treated?
The treatment varies according to the type of tissue that causes the gynecomastia appearance. But liposuction
It has a very important place in the treatment of gynecomastia. The reason for the growth is adipose tissue and breast tissue
The increase in fat tissue together with liposuction alone gives very good results. breast only
If there is an increase in breast tissue, liposuction will not be sufficient and removal of some breast tissue
may come to the fore. This planning is only possible after your examination by a plastic surgeon.
will be finalized.
It is not a difficult and painful surgery for you. An operation that takes 1-1.5 hours
then you come out with a tight bandage or corset and you have to stay in the hospital overnight.
usually not required.
You may be asked to use the corset for 15-30 days. Follow-up at longer intervals after the first week
you are welcome. It may take 3-5 days for you to return to your normal life. Active sports can not do before a month.
Can gynecomastia be hidden?
Sometimes, for reasons such as fear or hesitation of the operation, people can at least solve their existing problems.
They try to hide it under their clothes. Gynecomastia corsets specially produced for this
has. Thanks to these corsets, those with gynecomastia problems can easily wear t-shirts and shirts.