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Surgery for correcting Gynecomastia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Men's Health
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User :   Hi..
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr.
User :   I am from
User :   nice to meet you..
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   I am 28 yrs old
User :   I have some personal health problem
User :   If I am right I have GYNECOMASTIA
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have swelling around the nipples?
User :   I dont know how to go ahead
User :   yes
User :   It started in my child hood days.. and it is still there..
Doctor :   If it is concerning and cosmetically disfiguring the only way to treat is surgery
Doctor :   It is a simple surgery
User :   OK..
Doctor :   and takes a day's time
User :   I read some article and it says it can be treated using medicines.. is it possible?
User :   And I want to know how complex will be the surgery??
Doctor :   It is simple where the extra fat is removed
Doctor :   and medicines shall not help at all
User :   OK
User :   how much will the surgery costs?
Doctor :   If you are in we can help you to refer you to Doctor best in
User :   and whether it will cause scars after the surgery??
Doctor :   No visible scars
Doctor :   The incision is minimally visible
User :   ok..
User :   wt about the cost ? approx??
Doctor :   Actually this all depends on the expertise of the doctor
Doctor :   or skill of the doctor
Doctor :   If you wish to speak to a cosmetic / plastic surgeon whom you want to get operated on, you can follow this link
Doctor :
Doctor :   The approx cost of the surgery depends on various factors like the hospital and the room type you choose
User :   OK.. but I just want an approximate cost in a normal hospital...
Doctor :   40,000 to 50000
User :   I also want to know whether the whole nipple will be cut in the surgery
User :   or itz done in a needle cut??
Doctor :
Doctor :   a one inch incision
User :   ok...
Doctor :   at the margin of skin and areola
User :   thankyou so much doctor...
User :   any advice to me??
Doctor :   If you want a cosmetic correction
Doctor :   Get under the knife
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