Top 7 Frequently Asked Questions About Gynecomastia:-
- What is Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia (enlarged breasts) in men is the condition when the tissues pertaining to the breast glands increase in the amount in men or boys. This is usually caused when the estrogen and testosterone hormones are in imbalance. Though Gynecomastia in Bangalore happens for boys in preteens or during puberty, it can also be seen in adult men.
2. What are the signs of Gynecomastia?
Either or both of the sides of chest may show enlargement as glandular tissues beneath the nipples. It could also be in the form of a lump. Some individuals may experience pain or discomfort on touching. The breast enlargement might be uneven or asymmetric. Gynecomastia surgery in Bangalore can help in treatment of Gynecomastia.
3. What is the cause for Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia is usually caused when there is an imbalance between estrogen and testosterone hormones. It is benign, i.e., non-cancerous condition, and could be the result of hormonal changes. Sometimes Gynecomastia could be a result of certain medicines like antibiotics, antidepressants, prostate cancer medication, chemotherapy, cardiovascular medicines, anabolic steroids, marijuana, and other illegal drugs causing side effects. Some medical conditions due to liver disease, kidney failure, obesity, and thyroid disorders can also cause Gynecomastia. Male breast surgery in Bangalore can help in the treatment of Gynecomastia.
4. Which doctor should I consult for Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia correction surgery is performed by a Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon. An experienced doctor will first study your past health condition and history of medication and if required, may suggest you to undergo certain tests like blood tests and hormone study etc. for Gynecomastia treatment in Bangalore. If required, the doctor will advise you to see an endocrinologist. Then, he will suggest you for the right treatment taking into factors your age, your health history, your medicine tolerance levels, the duration of the Male breast reduction treatment in Bangalore, and your preference and choice.
5. What is the process of Gynecomastia surgery?
Reducing the size of the breasts, flattening and redesigning the contours of the chest are the objectives of a Gynecomastia surgery or Man boobs treatment in Bangalore. During this process, anaesthesia is usually administered for the comfort of the patient. At Midas Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, Dr. Madhukumar performs most of his gynecomastia correction surgeries under local anaesthesia in a fully equipped operation room in the presence of an experienced anaesthetist. In case someone is not comfortable to get the surgery done under local anaesthesia, the surgery will be performed under general anaesthesia. The procedure usually involves liposuction followed by gland removal.
6. What is the right age to go for Gynecomastia surgery?
Usually, healthy adult males can undergo Man boobs treatment in Bangalore. Adolescents with psychosocial impact can also opt for surgery, but some of them might require another surgery later.
7. How much does it cost to undergo Gynecomastia surgery?
Cost of Male breast reduction in Bangalore depends on many factors. The general condition of the patient, the grade of gynecomastia, associated medical conditions etc. decide the Cost of Man boobs treatment in Bangalore. Anaesthesia, hospitalisation costs, Lab tests, post-surgery disposables, medication and the surgeon’s fees are all taken into consideration in determining the Cost of Gynecomastia surgery in Bangalore.
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