When is a male breast swelling a cause for concern?

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Dr Ronny Tan Ban Wei

"Urologist fellowship trained in Andrology & Prosthetic Urology"

Men can also have breast cancer, albeit rare.

Breast swelling in men, also known as gynaecomastia, is usually an indication of some form of hormonal imbalance.

Medications can also cause gynaecomastia. Male breast swelling warrants medical attention. Yes it is a cause for concern.

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