What is gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia is the swelling of the breast tissue caused by the imbalance of the hormones estrogen and testosterone. It can occur in both the new born and adults. It is also the enlargement of the male breast. It usually occurs in obese man. True gynecomastia results from the gynecomastia.
Causes of gynaecomastia
It results from an imbalance in the hormone level in which the estrogen level is more than the androgens. It occurs in normally growing infant and pubertal boys. The entire individual has male and female hormones. During puberty the levels of the hormones fluctuate and imbalance results in high level of estrogen.
Types of Gynecomastia
- Neonatal gynecomastia
- Adolescent gynaecomastia
- Senile gynecomastia
Treatment of gynecomastia
There is medical treatment for gynecomastia surgeries. It is hormone induced problem and can be treated by hormone therapy. The main treatment is surgical treatment and it is done in a specific fashion. The main treatment is periareolar incision. An incision is made in the areola skin junction and gland is dissected our of the same opening and delivered out. This is the classical treatment of gynecomastia. There is a different approach called infra mammary approach. In this incision is made below the breast fold to take the gland out. But it avoided in heavy breast.
- Minimally invasive surgery:- In this the3-4mm incision is made and the fat with gland is removed through the same incision. Then the liposuction is also done if required.
- Minimally invasive total chest reshaping:- Male with gynecomastia enlargement can also undergo tissues from beneath the nipple.
Why India for gynecomastia treatment?
India is an established nation with a very firm medial industry. People come here from all over the globe to take treatment at best and affordable rates. There are many great reconstructive surgeons who have set a bench mark in the medical industry. We try our level best to accommodate everybody irrespective of the strata of the society. So we value humanity rather than business. Medical industry is not for business rather it is a kind of social work for us. We at united med tour try hard to arrange the best possible solution for our clients.