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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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Improve Gynecomastia Surgery Recovery with a Focus on Posture

The best way to jump start your gynecomastia surgery recovery is to focus on your posture. The feedback I receive from patients following up after gynecomastia treatment varies widely. While most express excitement and gratitude at their new appearance, this is the first time they have seen themselves after treatment. For some the exhilaration is instant, for others there are long stares in the mirror trying to get a handle on the changes. There are two aspects to gynecomastia surgery […]

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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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Puffy Nipples and Gynecomastia – How They Are Related And How They Are Treated

The definition of gynecomastia – also known as puffy nipples, gyno or man boobs – is not based on any particular type of tissue on your chest. It is most simply defined as “the appearance of a female-like breast in a male”. You don’t have to have hard tissue or lumpy rocks that you can feel under your areolas. If your chest is rounded and prominent like a woman’s, you most certainly have gynecomastia. It is caused by excess tissue […]

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