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How Do You Cure Facial Wasting

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facial wasting miricle cure?

I have had a problem with facial wasting for several years. I have heard of a new "substance" which I believe was discovered in Scandinavia somewhere, and is legal just about everywhere except the US.It starts with "sili" and is...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
OK folks, anybody out there know anything about this? I have not heard anything. Let us know. DTD... Read more »

facial wasting miracle cure?

I have had a problem with facial wasting for several years. I have heard of a new... Read more »

Re: facial wasting miracle cure? - AF

Starts with "sili" and fixes faces? How about "silicone"? ... Read more »
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Issue: Reconstructive treatments for Facial Lipodystrophy Syndrome generally involve injecting various substances to supplement or fill out certain contours of the face. Lipodystrophy Syndrome (LDS) is characterized by abnormal redistribution of... Read more »
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Facial wasting, etc.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
My face 'sunk' overnight, it seems, and I would like to know of any treatments that have helped others. Also, what do you do about dating and activites. I am at a loss right now. Please respond. Thank you.

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Facial Wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Has anyone found a way to deal with facial wasting? I'm not on treatment yet but still have terrible facial wasting.

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question about facial wasting

Posted by Anonymous
Is facial wasting from the disease or the meds ?

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Facial Wasting?

Posted by Anonymous
Please help!! I have been told that there is a wasting condition assicated with HIV. In particular wasting of the face . Is it remotely possible that this wasting can start right away( within 3-4 months of infection) I am scared so far all my test... Read more »