Gestational macromastia.

  title={Gestational macromastia.},
  author={Ren{\'e} Lafreni{\`e}re and Walley J Temple and Alfred S. Ketcham},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  volume={148 3},
Gestational macromastia is a rare entity. Causes are many and include excess hormonal production, hormonal imbalance, and decreased hormonal catabolism. Documentation of elevated serum prolactin levels and tissue hormonal receptor levels brings new light to this pathologic condition. Pharmacologic measures are not recommended because of lack of effectiveness and possible teratogenic side effects. Primary therapy should consist of local measures, such as breast support, bed rest, and analgesics… CONTINUE READING

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