is a medical term which is used to refer the enlargement of male breasts which
is also known as Man Boobs.
is characterized by:
Excess localized fat
Excess glandular tissue development
Sometimes excess breast skin
Presence unilaterally (one breast) or bilaterally (both breasts)
Reduction mammaplasty is the
plastic surgery to correct the gynecomastia
happens during male breast reduction surgery?
During consultation process Doctor will come to the conclusion that which
process should be used to remove Gynecomastia. And what form of gynecomastia
you have. According to this they’ll go through the procedure.
Marking will be done by the surgeon in that region which is to be treated.
If the surgery is performing under general anesthesia then general anesthetic
is called to give it or if it under local anesthesia then surgeon himself give
the local anesthesia.
After the anesthesia a small incision is made around the areola or under the
under arms depending on which technique is used. Through that incision excess
tissues or skin (in some cases) will be removed to contour the new shape
After removing the fat that incision will be closed by applying proper dressing
and bandages and surgery gets end.
boobs surgery procedure takes around 1 hour, depending on the complexity of the
happens after male breast reduction surgery?
some pain and discomfort will be there for that some medication will be suggested
by the doctor. Patient can go home on the same day of surgery. After the
surgery on the third day you need to come for dressing and after 14 days for
stitch removal. Dissolvable stitches are used in some cases during male breast
reduction surgery so they won’t need to be removed.