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Lipodystrophy And Wasting

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lipodystrophy and wasting

Recently diagnosed poz (neg last year), noticed that lipodystophy and wasting forum is inactive this because the meds no longer cause this problem?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Many HIV-lipodystrophy related questions are now directed to this forum. I don't make any decision about what forums are available/supported. In my Read more »

definition of wasting and lipodystrophy

can you please define wasting and lipodystrophy?recently hiv + (one year) cd4 450 and vload... Read more »

How Can I Prevent Lipodystrophy, Lipoatrophy, & Wasting

Is there anything I can do now to prevent lipodystrophy, lipoatrophy, or wasting in the future. I... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

... What Is AIDS Wasting? What Causes AIDS Wasting? How Is Wasting Treated? The Bottom Line What Is AIDS Wasting? AIDS wasting is the Read more »

Lipodystrophy a disturbance in the way your body produces, uses and stores fat. There are two different kinds of lipodystrophy. In fat wasting , also known as lipoatrophy , fat is lost from particular areas of the body, especially the arms, legs, face and... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Facial Wasting From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...| Personal Stories Basics and Prevention When I seroconverted, I lost some weight and experienced visible facial wasting. Is this normal? What can I do to get back to my normal appearance? I've noticed that my eyes are beginning to... Read more »
Project Inform

Lipodystrophy Syndrome(s)

...increased number. Another recent study also looked at the number of mitochondria in cells. Forty people participated, ten with fat wasting (group A), ten without signs of fat redistribution (B), ten never on anti-HIV therapy (C) and ten... Read more »
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Wasting---help me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I'm sorry to come on board, but I need help. My husband is wasting away. He's newly on meds, but not gaining. It seems as though his buttcheeks are completely gone. I don't know what to do. Read more »

Facial wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello - I would like info on doctors/clinics in the LA/Orange Cty area who have treated people with lipodystrophy, specifically with Fascian or collagen treatments. Thank you Read more »

facial wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Any suggestions on facial wasting treatment options in San Francisco? anyone who has had a succesful cheek implant and that could recommend the doctor? Thanks Read more »

anything is possible

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Tratamientos (En Espaol) Understanding Your Labs Women and HIV Workplace and Insurance Issues AIDS-Related Cancers Lipodystrophy and Wasting Nutrition and Exercise Opportunistic Infections Oral Health and HIV Spiritual Support and... Read more »