Gynecomastia prices vary the most depending on the foreign exchange increase. However, the cost of male breast reduction surgery in Turkey is 70% cheaper compared to the UK and European countries.
The operation takes about 1 hour.
It will be sufficient to stay in the hospital for 1 night after male breast surgery.
It is possible to return to work one week after gynecomastia. However, full recovery occurs in 6 weeks.
It is necessary to wear a compression garment given by the doctor for an average of one month after the operation.
If there are no sudden changes in body weight and hormonal imbalances are not experienced, the appearance obtained after the procedure will be permanent.
An enlarged male breast can be noticed visually or through a physical exam. Signs may include thickened tissue, asymmetry, tenderness, enlarged nipples, or nipples that protrude more than usual. Imaging tests such as mammograms or ultrasounds may also be used to confirm the diagnosis.
Gynecomastia is usually caused by an imbalance of hormones, such as a decrease in testosterone and an increase in estrogen. Other potential causes include aging, certain medications, medical conditions, anabolic steroid use and alcohol consumption.
In some cases, patients may experience temporary numbness in the chest area after gynecomastia surgery. This is due to the disruption of sensory nerves during the procedure and typically resolves within a few weeks. However, it is important to note that permanent loss of sensation is rare and should be discussed with the surgeon prior to the procedure.
Yes, there may be some scarring after gynecomastia surgery. The extent of the scarring varies depending on the type of procedure and the patient’s individual healing process.
The age limit for gynecomastia surgery is generally 18-20 years old, as the breasts may still be developing in younger patients. Patients who are older than 18 should consult with our expert plastic surgeons to determine if they are a good candidate for the procedure.
The results of gynecomastia surgery are generally considered to be permanent, but the condition may recur if the underlying cause is not addressed.
The recovery period after gynecomastia surgery usually takes several weeks. Patients should wear a compression garment, take medications, apply cold compresses, and avoid strenuous activities for at least two weeks to reduce swelling.