Breast reduction is a plastic surgery to make human breasts smaller. The doctor takes out fat, skin, and glands. It is done on women most of the time, but men can also get it. In 2005, more than 113,000 women had breast reductions.
Aside from aesthetic reasons, many women choose to undergo breast reduction surgery to help reduce back strain, skin irritation, or breathing problems caused by large breasts.
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- Breast Implants 411: "Breast Reductions on the Rise as More Women Choose to Reduce in Order to Increase Their Quality of Life" Archived 2007-11-03 at the Wayback Machine
- "Male Breasts Surgery". Thursday, May 14, 2020