Eccentric Mastectomy and Zigzag Periareolar Incision for Gynecomastia


Gynecomastia is enlargement of the male breast caused by gland proliferation. Surgery is performed for symptom relief or for cosmetic reasons. The authors used a modified operative procedure, then evaluated the results and safety. Between 2001 and 2005, 22 men (median age, 26 years; range, 13–63 years) with gynecomastia underwent surgery. The operative… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00266-008-9285-9


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@article{Tu2008EccentricMA, title={Eccentric Mastectomy and Zigzag Periareolar Incision for Gynecomastia}, author={Lung-Chen Tu and Kwang-Yi Tung and Heng-Chang Chen and Wen-Chen Huang and Hung-Tao Hsiao}, journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery}, year={2008}, volume={33}, pages={549-554} }