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(medicine) The operation performed to reduce the volume of breast tissue.
Talks of a breast reduction have been heard in the rumor mill, with The Sun newspaper running polls that showed thousands of fans opposed the surgery.
In 1992, she underwent a breast reduction because she suffered from a condition called gigantomastia, in which tissues in the breasts enlarge and become uncomfortable.
Approximately 1/3 of males with Klinefelter syndrome have breast growth, some requiring breast reduction surgery.
There shouldn't be any effect on pregnancy after breast reduction surgery.
If you're planning to breastfeed, though, breast reduction may be a problem.
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