Many men who have gynecomastia suffer deep embarrassment and low self-esteem. Commonly called “man boobs”, this condition refers to when a man has excess breast tissue. For some it can be quite extreme, with breast tissue that shows no matter what clothing is worn to try to hide the condition.
Recovery From Male Breast Reduction
- After the procedure, a thin surgical garment is worn for about four weeks.
- Minimal discomfort is associated with this procedure.
- Most patients can resume exercise in three weeks and return to work in three to five days.
- Although dramatic difference is seen immediately, some swelling persists for about one month.