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Growing Breasts-male!

I am a mid 40's white male who excersises all the time. I am not over weight. Last year my breasts started to become tender and over time they started to swell. I thought I needed to work out more then I thought it might be breast cancer. I was affraid to go to the doctor. Then the continued/continuing to grow in a uniform shape. I am growing womans breast and I noticed other things as well like softer skin change of taste and mood swings. NO I TAKE NO MEDICATIONS OF ANY KIND---- WHATIS GOING ON ???
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replied February 27th, 2011
There are a number of different causes of gynecomastia (enlarged male breasts). Fortunately, breast cancer is extremely rare in men your age.

You should ask your doctor to refer you to a general surgeon or breast surgeon to identify the cause of your gynecomastia (and to make sure that you are not that very rare man who has developed breast cancer).

The size of your breasts can be surgically reduced by an operation known as subcutaneous mastectomy.


Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS

Author, "A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Human Race"

A landmark, evidence-based guide to a healthy cancer-prevention lifestyle, based on cutting-edge cancer research.
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