Enlarged male breast is known as Gynecomastia. Although it’s not a disease by itself, Gynecomastia can cause psychological stress, especially in teenagers and young adults.
Gynecomastia can cause social withdrawal, avoidance of athletics, swimming, interaction with peers etc. in order to avoid the psychological effects of Gynecomastia. Reduction surgeries are advisable even in younger adolescents. Older men suffering from Gynecomastia usually opt for surgery as lifestyle choice.
Incidence: Gynecomastia can develop in three different scenarios.