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Surgical treatment for Gynecomastia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello Dr
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am a 24 years old male has a boobs
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   To help you better, my I know if you had seen a doctor for this problem in the past?
User :   no never
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   let me explain to you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Gynecomastia which refers to development of breast tissue in males occurs due to medical, endocrine and drug induced causes.
Doctor :   A corrective surgery in the form of plastic surgery, liposuction can be used to correct gynecomastia.
Doctor :   In the mean time, treating the cause is also essential.
Doctor :   I would hence suggest you to consult an endocrinoloigist, who after a physical examination and evaluation
Doctor :   will suggest you the right treatment option.
Doctor :   You can choose between this surgical correction and accupressure following a consultation with an endocrinologist.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
User :   yes dr and i ll consult with an endocrinologist regarding it

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