Worried about male breast lumps

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hi,

i am a 22 year old male and recently noticed a somewhat large oval sized hard lump on my left breast underneath the skin by the nipple. i have a smaller lump on the right side and you only notice these lumps when pressing or squeezing a certain area.

i know breast cancer in men is extremely rare, but im still concerned. i was referred to see a dermatologist but cant get in for another month. any ideas on what this lump could be? i have read it could be gynecomastia but dont know what thats supposed to be/feel like. thanks

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