Unusual Case of Pubertal Gynaecomastia

  • Sandeep Chaudhary Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
  • Anubhav Thukral Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
  • Sumit Chakraborty Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
  • Satinath Mukhopadhyay Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India
  • Subhankar Chowdhury Department of Endocrinology, Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata, India

Abstract

A 13-year-old Indian boy presented with progressive non-painful enlargement of bilateral breasts for 2 years. (Figure 1) There was no history of any drug intake that could lead to gynaecomastia with no significant past medical history. His BMI was 28.5 kg/m2, no icterus, no stigmata of liver disease, acanthosis was present, sexual maturity rating P1 A1, and stretched penile length was 5 cm, testicular volume 3 ml bilaterally of normal consistency; with a bone age of 13 years and a disc diameter of 6 cm bilaterally

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References

Ma NS, Geffner ME Gynecomastia in prepubertal and pubertal men Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008

Nydick M, et al Gynecomatia in adolescent boys. JAMA 178:449-454,1961

Published
2014-05-25
How to Cite
Chaudhary, S., Thukral, A., Chakraborty, S., Mukhopadhyay, S., & Chowdhury, S. (2014). Unusual Case of Pubertal Gynaecomastia. Journal of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies, 28(2), 167. Retrieved from https://asean-endocrinejournal.org/index.php/JAFES/article/view/73
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Images in Endocrinology