The gynecomastia is an increase of the volume of the breast of man: GYNE and MASTOS means to say feminine breast.
The intervention of male breast reduction is performed in our partner clinic by Dr. Mourad Zinelabidine, in Tunisia
Gynecomastia can be :
An endocrine balance assessment is systematically asked :
An ultrasound and or a mammography is also asked to eliminate a tumoral cause. It allows to know if the gynecomastia is greasy or glandular or mixed.
Gynecomastia is classified in 3 RANKS according to its importance: Simon's classification :
Four surgical techniques are described as the gynecomastia is for glandular or greasy component.
In most of the cases we proceed to a liposuction followed by the surgical resection of the pit(core).
A bandage bandage will be placed at the end of intervention for a duration of 2 days, analgesic and one inflammatory anti will be prescribed.
A follow-up moved closer as well as controls will be assured during your stay, the last one the day before your departure, the surgeon will give you an operating report and his recommendations for consequences.
The cases of bruises or infections, are exceptional.
It is a function of the working type, the resumption of work is often possible for your return.
The result is almost immediate, a little increased by the oedema, it stabilizes in the third week.