Gynaecomastia- A case report

Sudhakar, GK (2010) Gynaecomastia- A case report. International Journal of Medicobiological Research, 1 (2). pp. 78-79. ISSN 0976-8971

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Gynaecomastia is the enlargement of male breast(s). Stimulatory and inhibitory hormones control the growth and differentiation of mammary gland in both sexes. Here a man presented with gynaecomastia with 11-12 fold increase of stimulatory hormone, evidenced by laboratory investigation. The continuous exposure to stimulatory hormone might have resulted in gynaecomastia.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Gynaecomastia Stimulatory; Hormone; Medical care.
Subjects: Pharmacy > MCOPS Manipal > Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2014 07:04
Last Modified: 29 Mar 2014 07:04

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