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What You Need to Know About Unilateral Gynecomastia, or “One-Sided” Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia is defined as the appearance of a female like breast in a male. It is related to excess proliferation of breast tissue due to an imbalance of the sex hormones estrogen and testosterone. While it is a benign condition that will not physically harm the individual, it can have a profound negative impact mentally. It’s important for men with gynecomastia to seek treatment. Gynecomastia typically presents as two-sided or “bilateral” growth, but in small percentage of men (less than […]

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The Bottom Line About Gynecomastia Surgery Recovery

After the many gyno surgeries I have completed at the Austin Gynecomastia Center, I want to offer gynecomastia surgery recovery tips that will answer many of the common questions that I am asked. Gynecomastia surgery recovery essentially takes two days. There will be some discomfort for weeks afterwards, but this can easily be tolerated and patients can generally resume life activities after two days. This may be hard to believe that something that has caused so much angst in your […]

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Are Painful Rubbery Male Breast Lumps Behind The Nipple A Sign Of Gynecomastia?

For all you out there combing the Internet for information about gynecomastia, it’s important to know that you don’t need to feel a “rubbery” substance or have a painful lump behind the nipple in your chest to have gynecomastia. In fact, the vast majority of gynecomastia patients don’t have male breast lumps or “nuggets” under their chest and have no pain. Gynecomastia, by definition, is the appearance of a female like breast in a male, which is commonly referred to […]

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Secondary Gynecomastia Treatment: “Bringing It Home” at the AGC With Gynecomastia Revision

After 3 decades of plastic surgery practice and 2000+ cases of gynecomastia treatment, I’m often asked to evaluate and treat gynecomastia patients who have had previous treatment and are not satisfied with their results. In what is known as gynecomastia revision surgery or a gynecomastia revision, the most common issues that I am asked to evaluate in this setting are incomplete treatment or under treatment. These patients continue to have complaints of fullness of the chest, puffy nipples or an […]

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Penile Enhancement at Westlake Plastic Surgery (Yes, Really)

A day doesn’t pass when I don’t get an inquiry about penile enhancement. It seems that a lot of guys out there are interested in making their privates bigger, commonly known as penis enlargement surgery. Although there are many offerings of impressive results and “satisfaction guaranteed” promises, unfortunately pills, lotions, potions and devices simply won’t make your manhood larger. There is money to be made from men out there willing to try almost anything for an inch or two. I […]

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Risperdal Gynecomastia Lawsuit : What You Need To Know

I am not an attorney and I don’t like to get involved in legal matters, but you should know about the class action Risperdal gynecomastia lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson. Risperdal is an antipsychotic medication that has been used by people of all ages and genders. It is one of numerous drugs and medications that may cause side effects of enlarged male breasts a.k.a. gynecomastia. Here are some details on the Risperdal lawsuit as it relates to developing gyno. Several thousand […]

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