Tag: gynecomastia

The breast, more or less!

The breast, more or less!

| March 9, 2016

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. Women seem to worry about having small breasts and men are distressed when they have too much breast. Usually, small breasts in women is not related to any particular hormonal condition but is most likely genetic, or may be due to a decrease in estrogen production. However, when men begin […]

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More or less breast

| May 31, 2013

By Dr. Gerald Deas—Women seem to worry about having small breasts and men are distressed when they have too much breast. Usually, small breasts in women are not related to any particular hormonal condition but is most likely genetic, or could be due to a decrease in estrogen production. However, when men begin to develop extra breast tissue, it could be a sign of several medical conditions, which interfere with the production of testosterone and lead to an overproduction of estrogen, a female hormone.

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