Surgical treatment of gynecomastia
Surgical breast correction in men is most often used in a condition called gynecomastia. Liposuction is performed in combination with surgical reduction of abnormally developed glandular tissue. The incisions are in the area of pigmentation around the nipple / areola /, which makes them difficult to notice.
Duration: Approximately two hours.
Anesthesia: General anesthesia.
Stay: The operation is performed in a health facility with a stay of up to 1 day if necessary.
Temporary discomfort, pain, swelling, bruising. Altered sensitivity of the skin of the breasts and nipples.
Development of rough scars and keloids. Occurrence of folds and / or irregularities on the skin of the breast, necrosis, asymmetry in the positioning of the nipples, infection, serum.
The patient can return to work in a few days to a week. Exercise within 2 months should be avoided. The fading of the scars takes from 3 months to 1 year.