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OR Snapshots – Areolar Gynecomastia Reduction

  Male breast enlargement, known as gynecomastia, presents in various manifestations. While once gynecomastia surgery was most commonly done on teenage boys who developed small (or large) breast mounds that did not recede, today’s gynecomastia reductions are different. Men are much more particular about the appearance of their chests today and are often intolerant of Read More…

OR Snapshots – Puffy Nipple Areolar Gynecomastia Reduction

  Gynecomastia is a well known breast enlargement condition that occurs in men of all ages. Like the broad age range that it affects, gynecomastia also occurs in a wide variety of expressions or degrees of breast enlargement. While often perceived as the appearance of an actual breast mound, most gynecomastias present as much smaller Read More…

Case Study – Gynecomastia Reduction with Power-Assisted Liposuction

  Background: Gynecomastia reduction is a well known surgical procedure that can be used in males of almost all ages. Male breast tissue enlargement can occur for a variety of endocrine reasons from pubertal hormonal surges to the older male with declining testosterone levels. In every case the mass of breast tissue increases starting centrally Read More…

Gynecomastia Reduction in Male Body Builders

  Gynecomastia is a well known condition of breast enlargement in men. It can occur in any male body shape from a thin teenager to an older male. The size of the gynecomastia  and the extent of chest deformity can vary considerably. But the one feature that all gynecomastia patients have is the very firm Read More…

Plastic Surgery Case Study – Thin Teenage Gynecomastia Reduction

  Background: The development of breast tissue is very common as a result in puberty for many teenagers. While it occurs with greater frequency and amounts in teens with more weight, it can also even occur in very thin males. In some cases it is almost more bothersome or noticeable in thin teenagers because they Read More…

The Use of Drains in Gynecomastia Reduction Surgery

  Gynecomastia reduction surgery is very common for either young or middle-aged males who have various amounts of breast tissue development. While some forms of gynecomastia are treated by liposuction alone, more than half of them require an open approach through an inferior areolar incision. When doing an open gynecomastia reduction, it is common practice Read More…

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