"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.
Strickland LR, Guo F, Lok K, Garvey WT. Type 2 diabetes with partial lipodystrophy of the limbs: a new lipodystrophy phenotype. Diabetes Care. 2013 Aug; 36(8):2247-53.
Handelsman Y, Oral EA, Bloomgarden ZT, Brown RJ, Chan JL, Einhorn D, Garber AJ, Garg A, Garvey WT, Grunberger G, Henry RR, Lavin N, Tapiador CD, Weyer C. The clinical approach to the detection of lipodystrophy - an AACE consensus statement. Endocr Pract. 2013 Jan-Feb; 19(1):107-16.
Bingham A, Mamyrova G, Rother KI, Oral E, Cochran E, Premkumar A, Kleiner D, James-Newton L, Targoff IN, Pandey JP, Carrick DM, Sebring N, O'Hanlon TP, Ruiz-Hidalgo M, Turner M, Gordon LB, Laborda J, Bauer SR, Blackshear PJ, Imundo L, Miller FW, Rider LG. Predictors of acquired lipodystrophy in juvenile-onset dermatomyositis and a gradient of severity. Medicine (Baltimore). 2008 Mar; 87(2):70-86.
Lenert LA, Feddersen M, Sturley A, Lee D. Adverse effects of medications and trade-offs between length of life and quality of life in human immunodeficiency virus infection. Am J Med. 2002 Aug 15; 113(3):229-32.