gynecomastia treatment Tag

Gynecomastia is the enlargement of the glandular tissue of the male breast. The condition may occur during infancy and puberty in normally developing boys. Gynecomastia results from an imbalance in the hormonal environment in the body, with a relative excess of estrogens (female hormones) when compared to...

A hormone imbalance causes swollen male breast tissue. Because of decreased male hormones (testosterone) or increased female hormones (estrogen), male breast tissue swells. Causes that affect hormones include puberty, aging, medication, and health conditions. The signs are swelling of the breast tissue and tenderness. In certain...