Gynecomastia is a common condition in boys and men where their breasts swell and become abnormally large due to the imbalance of sex hormone. These enlarged swollen breast are most common in teenage boys, middle aged and old men as their body produces more oestrogen as compared to testosterone and this lead their breast to grow. Weight gain can also increase excess fat and oestrogen levels. Plus, Drugs, Medications, Alcohol, and other health conditions may also cause gynecomastia. However, it should not be left untreated when finding breast enlargement. You can go with laser treatment for man boobs to lessen the growth of oestrogen hormone.
Gynecomastia results from a hormonal imbalance in the body. All normal human have both male as well as female hormones to a certain extent. But gynecomastia occur when male hormones (androgens) are relatively low ascomparison to a female hormone (estrogens) in the body. It is transiently occur during the development time of boys that is during their puberty time. In these type of cases, gynecomastia resolve on its own when hormone levels return to its normal stage. However if not, then medical treatment is required to create hormonal balance in the body.
One of the most common symptoms of gynecomastia is- enlargement of male breasts. Other signs and symptoms are rubbery or firm nipples. However, enlargement of nipples are painless.
Well, when medical treatment is not effective, then surgical removal of breast tissue has been used in the treatment of gynecomastia. Both direct excisions technique and liposuction can be used for the treatment. Though, gynecomastia surgery is safe and effective, yet it can lead to some risks and complications including bleeding, infection etc. Hence, it is advisable to consult with eminent Dr Ashish Bhanot to understand what will be the best gynecomastia treatment as this problem can also be cured with non-surgical methods.
Generally, gynecomastia goes away on its own within 6 months. However, ifit doesn’t go away, then one should consult with reputed doctor. You can getrid of this problem even with medications. Sometimes people want to get rid of this problem from the roots, in that case they can go with laser treatment for man boobs. It is also a safe and effective treatment procedure. But for that also, one should consult with reputed doctor!