Male breasts, which affects an estimated 40% to 60% percent of men, can be a source of deep embarrassment. This condition, known as gynecomastia, is treatable and can be life-changing when corrected.
What Causes Gynecomastia to Develop?
Gynecomastia can be the result of a hormonal imbalance, obesity or an unstable weight, certain drugs and steroid use, heredity, kidney disease, or an overactive thyroid. It may develop in both breasts or just one. No matter what the reason for your gynecomastia, Dr. Parakh can help.