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Gynecomastia MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Gynecomastia
Tree Number(s)
C17.800.090.875
Unique ID
D006177
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006177
Annotation
check tags HUMANS & MALE
Scope Note
Enlargement of the BREAST in the males, caused by an excess of ESTROGENS. Physiological gynecomastia is normally observed in NEWBORNS; ADOLESCENT; and AGING males.
Entry Term(s)
Adolescent Gynecomastia
Infant Gynecomastia
Male Breast Enlargement
Newborn Gynecomastia
NLM Classification #
WP 840
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2015/06/23
Gynecomastia Preferred
Infant Gynecomastia Narrower
Adolescent Gynecomastia Narrower
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