What are possible complications from surgery treatment of gynecomastia?

Updated: Mar 22, 2018
  • Author: George Ansstas, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Surgical complications may include the following:

  • Sloughing of tissue due to a compromised blood supply

  • Contour irregularity

  • Hematoma or seroma formation

  • Permanent numbness in the nipple-areolar area

See Treatment and Medication for more detail.


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