Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
Print this page Email this page Users Online: 41
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 173-174

Quite uncommon entity: Gynecomastia as an initial manifestation of thyrotoxicosis

Department of Medicine, S.N. Medical College, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Ashwini Kumar Nigam
Department of Medicine, S.N. Medical College, Agra, Uttar Pradesh
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/mjdrdypu.mjdrdypu_9_19

Rights and Permissions

Gynecomastia can be seen in about 10%–40% of cases of thyrotoxicosis, but thyrotoxicosis presented with gynecomastia as an initial manifestation is extremely uncommon. Only few case reports are found in the literature. Here, we present a case of a 27-year-old male of hyperthyroidism who presented with painful left-sided gynecomastia.

Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded47    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal