"Lipodystrophy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A collection of heterogenous conditions resulting from defective LIPID METABOLISM and characterized by ADIPOSE TISSUE atrophy. Often there is redistribution of body fat resulting in peripheral fat wasting and central adiposity. They include generalized, localized, congenital, and acquired lipodystrophy.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Lipodystrophy" by people in Profiles.
Type 2 diabetes with partial lipodystrophy of the limbs: a new lipodystrophy phenotype. Diabetes Care. 2013 Aug; 36(8):2247-53.
The clinical approach to the detection of lipodystrophy - an AACE consensus statement. Endocr Pract. 2013 Jan-Feb; 19(1):107-16.
Predictors of acquired lipodystrophy in juvenile-onset dermatomyositis and a gradient of severity. Medicine (Baltimore). 2008 Mar; 87(2):70-86.