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Buffalo Hump Removal

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Buffalo Hump Removal

Is there anywhere that I can go in Columbus,Ohio for removal of my buffalo hump? I see that there are many doctors in California,but wanted to have it done locally,if possible?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I would discuss with your HIV doctor . If not being seen at Ohio State consider discussing with HIV specialist there if your current HIV doctor unaware of any plastic surgeon in Columbus. May consider dicussing with local AIDS service organization... Read more »

Buffalo Hump Removal

After 3 or 4 years of hating my hump and reading about therapies - I am traveling a fair distance... Read more »

Buffalo Hump Removal

I had my buffalo hump removed via liposuction and now have noticed a movement of fat gain in my... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Personal Perspective: My Body and My Mind

...of what would be many changes in my body. My nipples started to hurt -- and not in a pleasant way. I had breast enlargement, buffalo hump, and wasting in my face, arms, legs, and butt. My neck felt as though it belonged on a man much heavier than... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

...(sunken cheeks). This may be the most common feature of lipo. Fat deposits can show up in the stomach, the back of the neck (a "buffalo hump"), the breasts (in both men and women) or other areas. Metabolic changes can include increases in... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 7, 2010

...Transfer Procedure Used More Often for Facial Wasting? A few years ago I had problems with facial wasting and I also had a buffalo hump. I had the hump removed and the fat inserted into my face. It's been several years and I still haven't had... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...including: Body shape changes Lipohypertrophy: Fat gain in the breasts, back of the neck (buffalo hump),visceral fat in the belly, or round lumps that appear under the skin(lipomas) Lipoatrophy:... Read more »
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buffalo hump

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...has anyone experienced a "buffalo hump"? my doctor says that not enough information is known about the cause or treatment of it. i have consulted with a plastic surgeon Read more »

Buffalo Hump Just Starting

Posted by mike55, 6 Replies
Hi, I have been successly treated with Trizivir for four years (since becoming HIV+). All was well until a few weeks ago I noticed the dreaded hump starting to appear behind my neck. I would like to hear experiences from anyone going through this... Read more »

crixibelly and buffalo back

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hey Guys: I am looking for ANY information on the layer of FAT you get on your belly from protease inhibitors. The news just gets worse because you get a layer of fat on the back of your neck, too.... Read more »

PARTNER SECRETLY REMOVED CONDOM THEN CONFESSED HIV

Posted by FORTHEBIRDS, 2 Replies
Hi, On 4/5 i slept with my x husband. Although I insisted he wear a condom and he started out with one on, when the deed was done the condom was on the bed and he said, "yup, I took it off!" I went bananas, and after discussing it for a month he... Read more »