Gynecomastia Surgery (Gynecomastia Repair)
Gynecomastia is the breast enlargement of men which leads to a feminine apperance. It could be stemming from the side effects of some medications or hormonal disorder. Gynecomastia could be treated only with surgical intervention. According to the patient’s status, local or general anaesthesia is preferred. Upon the doctor’s approval, the patient may be discharged. In case of a combination with liposuction, the first stage is liposuction and afterwards, a 1-2 cm of incision is made in the form of reverse semi-circle around the nipple and excessive breast tissue is extracted. The average surgery time is 20-60 minutes. Patients may complain of post-operative temporary swelling, pains, and purplish color change on breasts. Also, there may be hypokinesia on nipple and surronding area . Pains may be healed with the doctor’s prescription. Patients may start their daily activities again within several days.