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How Do I Know If I Have Gynecomastia?

Men who are feeling heaviness around their chest region start thinking about why they are getting that, is it because they have built up enough mass or muscles or it is something else. What if it is Gynecomastia or man boobs? How can I get rid of that? and the associated questions. Don’t worry your queries will get answered here and the useful insights that you must know about Gynecomastia before identifying whether you are or not having this condition and the solution in any case you have this condition will be given over here.


What are Man boobs or Gynecomastia?

  • It is a combination of two Greek words “Gyne” which means Female and “Mastes” which means Breast. Man Boobs or Gynecomastia is a condition in which the male chest looks like a female breast due to the enlargement of the breast tissue in men. It is prevalent among 60% of adolescent men.
  • This condition is prevalent in Infants, men who are in puberty, and older age people.
  • Gynecomastia can be bilateral or unilateral and it makes the nipple area protrude.

What are the types of Gynecomastia?

There are two types of Gynecomastia (Glandular and Pseudo) in former excess estrogen level is the reason behind the condition due to which more fat accumulates around the nipples resulting in increase breast gland tissue and Latter excessive fat is the primary reason behind the condition.

How Do I Know If I Have Gynecomastia?

There are several symptoms that you can observe on your own such as soft lumps around your chest or breast, Tenderness around the chest region, soft fatty tissue around the chest, soreness around the nipples.

In Glandular Gynecomastia a hard lump can be felt in the areolar region the lump is more firm than fat this can be painful to touch and in Pseudogynecomastia there is fat around the chest region which I soft to touch.

Anyhow if the condition is causing you discomfort and pain then you should book an appointment with a renowned plastic surgeon like DR. Prashant Yadav who has an ample amount of experience in doing these types of treatments.

Causes behind Gynecomastia:

Some of the most accepted causes around the world are mentioned over here:

  • Obesity: Fat accumulation is also one of the reasons for getting this a thick layer of fat accumulates around the chest area.
  • Hormonal Imbalance: In this, an imbalance between male and female hormones results in Gynecomastia.
  • Anabolic Steroids: Steroids used by people for enhancing physical performance or to build muscles can cause the problem of Gynecomastia or Man boobs.
The procedure followed during Gynecomastia surgery:
  • In this markings are made on the chest area from where the excess fat and glandular breast tissue is present.
  • Local or General anesthesia is provided to the patient.
  • Prashant Yadav uses the VASER HI-DEF liposuction technique to remove the fat and fibrous tissues using ultrasonic waves.
  • The fat is removed from the body by using a vacuum suction machine.
  • The incision is enlarged now to remove the glandular tissue to avoid any chance of reoccurrence.
WHY choose Dezire clinic?

As now you can realize the complexity of this medical treatment YOU need someone who has hands-on experience with this type of complicated surgery and Dr. Prashant Yadav with over 4000+ surgical and non-surgical treatment stands at the pinnacle at providing results with his years of experience he could take all your worries away. We at Dezire clinic treat our patients with utmost precision and care. We are just one call away contact US at 9717470550 or you can also drop an email at (

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