Bilateral gynaecomastia

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger


A 25 year old student presents with bilateral breast masses.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Bilateral gynaecomastia. 


Ultrasound images of the left breast tissue.

Case Discussion

Very pronounced bilateral gynaecomastia in a young man. The patient actually had two perfectly developed breasts, larger on the left than the right. The condition had understandably caused him some distress. A plastic surgical consultation was set up.

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Case information

rID: 23358
Published: 8th Jun 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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