The augmentations of mammary glands prominent in men are called Gynecomastia.
This fact causes serious psychological disorders and adaptation in young people.
When this occurs before and after puberty, the pediatrician and endocrinologist assessment is accurate.
However, after the evaluation remains, the only adequate treatment is gynecomastia.
Gynecomastia may be glandular, in which the augmentation of the tissue is due to hypertrophy of the mammary gland, either fat, is the false gynecomastia in which the breast augmentation is because of the fat accumulation and is directly related to obesity; in mixed gynecomastia appears a glandular central component surrounded by fatty tissue.