All males and females have both estrogen and testosterone in their body. The balance is what matters. Males have much more testosterone than estrogen, and females have much more estrogen than testosterone.
If someone gets low on the hormone associated with their gender, the other hormone remaining in their system will have an open field to cause various physical results. The estrogen would not be stronger than average in his body but might have a breast-building effect without testosterone in high enough amounts to counteract it. Either that, or the child is genetically female in the first place. But if he thinks he is a male and acts like a male, it's probably just the imbalance (too low of testosterone vs. normal amounts of estrogen for a male to have) that is doing it. Has the doctor prescribed a testosterone supplement?
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