Male Breast Glandular Liposculpturing, Response on Commentary
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The patients who attend our clinic are young males < 50 years old, coming for body contouring mainly for the anterior chest wall and abdomen. As mentioned in many text books of plastic surgery, exclusion of secondary gynecomastia is a must which is our clinical praxis. In addition, radiological examination of the male breast when there is diffuse enlargement with no related clinical findings is not indicated . We think that ultrasound or MRI examination is beneficial, but it’s an extra economic burden on the patients and we can use them when...
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