Frequently Asked Questions

Gynaecomastia is a condition when a male has larger breasts than usual, and is caused when there is an abnormal balance between estrogen and testosterone. However, it can also be caused by excess body weight.

Gynaecomastia which is the over development of male breasts can cause swelling, tenderness, pain and discharge from the nipples.

Gynaecomastia can be treated by stopping certain lifestyle habits that cause an imbalance in hormones. Other treatments may include weight loss, and getting surgery to reduce the amount of breast and glandular tissue.