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Signs Of Lipodystrophy

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Is it possible to have lipodystrophy and still be a slow or non-progessor?

...Since then I've been tested a total of 11 times for HIV, three times six years after possible exposure and still negative.Yet signs of lipodystrophy are present, and I've been diagnosed with low testosterone recently. So pointers are there for...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...There are many reasons people may develop lipodystrophy. Sometimes it is part of normal aging, sometimes it may be due to hormone imbalance. The latter may be the cause in your case. Read more »

Question regarding my current meds & lipodystrophy?

...current meds for almost 1 year now and as of yet, no signs of lipodystrophy of any sort. I am... Read more »

BIA testing for lipodystrophy

...indicator for BCM (Body Cell Mass)when there are physical signs of lipodystrophy? I have a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Insulin Resistance in HIV Lipodystrophy Syndrome

...Researchers recently completed a study identifying the incidence of insulin resistance in HIV-patients who exhibit signs of lipodystrophy. The authors noted two significant metabolic changes occurring in those patients, including significant... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

... What Is Lipodystrophy? Is Lipo Dangerous? What Causes Lipo? Can Lipo Be Treated? The Bottom Line What Is Lipodystrophy? Lipodystrophy, Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Lipodystrophy? Body Shape Changes Metabolic Complications What Causes Lipodystrophy? Can Lipodystrophy Be Treated? Caring for Read more »
The Well Project

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

...layer of fat justunder the skin. Lipids are fats or fat-like substances in the blood, such ascholesterol and triglycerides. Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted and potentially unhealthy changes in... Read more »
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signs of lipodystrophy

Posted by Anonymous
...Signs of Lipodystrophy. I am 38 years old, very healthy, no OI's. Started taking PI's Ritonavir/Sequinaver about two years ago. I Read more »

Lipodystrophy and relationships

Posted by capri75
...Anyone out there who has experienced a feeling of neglect in a relationship because they have lipodystrophy even thought they have healthy blood counts and full of energy. Anyone who knows a dating sites for people with lipodystrophy? Read more »


Posted by easteurope, 1 Reply
LIPO - is this our future ? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
anyone who will talk about this? Read more »