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glossary:gynecomastia [2007/08/08 05:04]
Debbie Aldridge Links to klinefelters_syndrome changed to glossary:klinefelters_syndrome
glossary:gynecomastia [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Gynecomastia:​ ====== 
 + ​[[benign]] enlargement of the male breast resulting from the glandular component of the breast. Specifically iit is a result of the estrogen-androgen hormonal balance changing to favor estrogen. Certain drugs used in treatment of other conditions have also been implicated. Even though a male may have enlargment of the breast area, that does not mean he has a condition called [[klinefelters_syndrome]].
glossary/gynecomastia.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)