This is the term defined as the excessive large breasts in the males. Gynecomastia can also found in the newborn babies. There is a transformation of the some of the female hormones in the baby. Enlarging of the male breasts is commonly seen in the adolescence as well as the old age. In the medical field, this is the imbalance in the sex hormonal in the male member. Estrogen is the female hormone that is responsible for enlarging the female breasts. The androgens are the male hormones that are responsible for enlarging the male breasts. There are numbers of the reasons of enlargement of the male breasts. Sometimes, metallic disorders are the main cause of the Gynecomastia. Sometimes, male breast is increased due to the consumptions of large medicines like Frusemide or digoxin etc.
Types of the Gynecomastia
Following are the types of the Gynecomastia
Confined to areola: This type of the enlargement of the breasts is common in those types of the men who are confined to the areola. This occurs due to the glandular tissue accumulation under the areola tissue. This results in the puffy appearance of the male breasts. You can consult the Dr. Soni’s Plastic Surgery hospital for the best Gynecomastia surgery in India.
Glandular Gynecomastia: this type of the Gynecomastia is commonly found in the bodybuilders and the wrestlers. This is caused due to use of the anabolic steroid in order to make the body muscles. This occurs due to the excessive amount of the tester tone in the male body. This tester tone results in the growth of the estrogen.
Hereditary gynecomastia: This is mostly caused in the boys range from 12 to 18 years. Most of the times, it is cured with the age. You can get best Gynecomastia treatment in Panipat from the Dr. Soni’s Plastic Surgery hospital.
Adult Gynecomastia: This is the most common form of the Gynecomastia that is commonly seen in the most of the females. It extends depends upon the degree of the glandular, adipose and fibrous tissue involvement.
Pseudo Gynecomastia: This is actually the combination of the adipose tissue. This is commonly known as False Gynecomastia. This is related to the obesity.
Asymmetrical Gynecomastia: this is also called as the unilateral gynecomastia.in this Gynecomastia, only one breast is enlarged as compared to the others.
Severe Gynecomastia: In this case, there is severe enlargement of the breasts. This is commonly found in the old age people.
Gynecomastia surgery: This is the cosmetic surgery that is used to reduce the male breasts. This is usually done by the plastic surgeon. There are two types of the surgical procedure that are performed by the plastic surgeon.
Liposuction: This is mostly recommended to remove the fatty tissue from the chest. This is performed through incisions made on the areola. If the male breasts are enlarged, then incisions made on the outside of the areola. This results in more visible scars.
Male breast reduction surgery: This is similar to female breast reduction surgery. This is used to remove the excess fat as well as the skin in order to get the more flat chest.