Synonyms and Keywords
gynecomastia, bilateral gynecomastia, pseudogynecomastia, enlarged male breasts, enlarged male breast, male breast cancer,
male breast, male breasts, gynecomastia surgery, male breast reduction,
enlargement of the male breast, male breast surgery, familial gynecomastia
Author and Editor
Author: Melissa Conrad
Editor: David Perlstein, MD, FAAP
REFERENCES: Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2009 1:57:31 PM
Brinton LA, Carreon JD, Gierach GL, McGlynn KA, Gridley G. Etiologic factors for male breast cancer in the U.S. Veterans Affairs medical care system database. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Mar 29.
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