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Company logo: Elliot W. Jacobs, MD, FACS - Diplomate, American Board Of Plastic Surgery

Specializing in Primary &
Revision Gynecomastia Surgery

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Archives: May 2012

Male Breast Cancer News

male breast cancer

A recent study appears to confirm what most physicians already accept as generally true: male breast cancer tends to be more deadly than breast cancer in women. MedlinePlus, an online service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, reported that the study also hints that there are gender-specific differences … »

Thursday, May 31, 2012

How Long Does Male Breast Reduction Surgery Take?

how long does gynecomastia surgery take?

When our New York male breast reduction patients ask how long surgery will take, our answer is – as you might guess – “it all depends.” Like almost any kind of surgery, some procedures are more complicated and take longer than others.  The spectrum goes something like this: Liposuction only:  In the rare cases in … »

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Speaking Out for Adolescents with Gynecomastia

after adolescent gynecomastia

We are always pleased when we come across good information published covering teen gynecomastia. The fact is, adolescent gynecomastia – including enlarged male breasts in young men just past puberty – is quite common. Unfortunately, the condition is not necessarily well understood, even by physicians, and all too often young men are given misinformation. To … »

Monday, May 7, 2012

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