Ginecomastia

Ginecomastia es la manifestación de tejido mamario prominente en el hombre. La condición se puede presentar durante la pubertad y algunas veces se resuelve espontáneamente. Otras causas de ginecomastia son la exposición a estrógenos, andrógenos (a veces tomados en secreto para evolucionar el cuerpo), marihuana y algunos medicamentos. Algunas causas comunes de la condición son tumores, defectos genéticos y enfermedad crónica del hígado.Ginecomastia

Revision

Last reviewed 7/26/2011 by Nancy J. Rennert, MD, Chief of Endocrinology & Diabetes, Norwalk Hospital, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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