Gynecomastia (gyno), also commonly known as “man boobs,” is a condition characterized by an excessive amount of fat on the chest, puffy – often sensitive – nipples, and/or a small, hard lump behind the nipples. Gyno is not typically a painful condition and it doesn’t increase the risk of any diseases. It is, however, often psychologically painful – especially in adolescents who face the ridicule of their peers – and corrective measures are typically sought out as a means of enhancing body image and self-esteem.
Types of Gynecomastia
Causes of Gyno
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