possible Gyne diagnosis?

Offline rem

possible Gyne diagnosis?
« on: August 30, 2007, 11:26:37 pm »
Have had a tender sore onbreast for a couple of months. Went to the doctor last week and he suggested that I had Gyne. To be safe and to appease me he scheduled a mammogram which I had and they did an ultrasound. The radioligist also suggested it was gyne but ordered a biopsy which I had yesterday. Needless to say I am a little nervous waiting for the biopsy results. Any words of encouragment?

Linkback: https://www.gynecomastia.org/smf/index.php?topic=11545.0

Re: possible Gyne diagnosis?
« Reply #1 on: August 30, 2007, 11:41:39 pm »
I had the same thing done a while ago. They just want to make sure the gland/tissue is benign, but most likely you're fine.

Hope it all goes well... which I'm sure it will.

Offline rem

Re: possible Gyne diagnosis?
« Reply #2 on: August 30, 2007, 11:59:41 pm »
The results should be in tomorrow. I am hoping like heck its all benign. Keep your fingers crossed and thanks for the response. Having Gyne is nothing compared to the alternatives.
Thanks again.

Offline rem

Re: possible Gyne diagnosis (confirmed)
« Reply #3 on: August 31, 2007, 03:52:11 pm »
Just got the biopsy results back from the breast center and they confirmed gyne. As a 50 year old guy that's been over wieght for 15 years it is no surprise. Does this go away on its own? What happens if I lose weight, will the symptoms disappear? What should I take to reduce the tenderness (pain) and swelling? Any feedback would be appreciated.

Re: possible Gyne diagnosis?
« Reply #4 on: August 31, 2007, 07:18:34 pm »
I'm glad everything turned out okay.

As far as the gynecomastia going away, it's a yes and no answer. If you lose weight then the chest fat has a chance of going away, but the gland/tissue will stay unless you get surgery. I hope that makes sense.

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