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How To Remove A Buffalo Hump

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Removal of Buffalo Hump

Hi, Do you know of anyone in the Atlanta area that removes "buffalo hump" ? Thanks gary39usa@yahoo.com
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
No I don't have any knowledge of a particular surgeon in the Atlanta area with a good reputation for managing lipodystrophy-related problems-if any any reader knows of an HIV-friendly, experienced plastic surgeon in the Atlanta area please post. KH Read more »

Buffalo Hump Removal

Is there anywhere that I can go in Columbus,Ohio for removal of my buffalo hump? I see that there... Read more »

Removal of buffalo hump

I have reached the point where I can rest my head on my bufffalo hump. My doctor has even admitted... 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 »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Ask Dr. Jeff

...symptoms, the greater the chance of convincing a healthcare plan to pay for the procedure. However, I know people with large buffalo humps and significant pain and discomfort who have been unable to convince their healthcare plan to pay for the... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Over the Hump

...structure." That was 15 years ago and Lambert has long since moved on. These days, he says, his claim to fame is getting rid of his buffalo hump -- or rather, humps -- a side effect of anti-HIV therapy that resulted in fat gain in his neck. This... 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 »

More info

Posted by yoshimi2, 1 Reply
...event took place on 2 November 09, and I know because he used to be thin, now he has lypodystrophy, nine month pregnant belly, buffalo hump on back, plus he used to be an idu. Lets say I am 99.9 sure his is pos. Also he is avoiding my... Read more »