It begins as a small lump beneath the nipple, which may be tender. Enlarged breasts in males are usually harmless, but may cause embarrassment for some men.Some newborns may have breast development along with a milky discharge (galactorrhea).It’s usually less than an inch and a half across and may be tender. During that time, ice packs and ibuprofen can lessen any pain.If a health issue is causing your gynecomastia, treating it will help.About half of boy babies are born with enlarged breasts, called breast buds.They usually go away in 2 to 6 months, but can last longer. That’s because some of their mothers’ estrogen stays in their blood for a while after birth. Newborn babies sometimes have short-term gynecomastia, too.
Maybe you've heard people call the condition “man boobs.” It’s usually not anything to worry about. Middle-aged and older men can also have the condition.
Say, you’re dating a woman only to find out that she had a boob job the first time you make love to her. Every man has his own idea of the ‘perfect’ breast size.
Or is it something that you don't even give a damn of?
1) Males going through puberty frequently experience temporary gynecomastia due to the hormonal changes of puberty. From an outward appearance, pseudogynecomastia looks very similar to gynecomastia.
This pubertal form resolves in anywhere between 75% to 90% of cases within several weeks to a few years without any medical intervention. In the case of pseudogynecomastia, breast enlargement is due to a buildup of fatty tissue not breast tissue.