lipodystrophy

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lipodystrophy

(ˌlɪpəʊˈdɪstrəfɪ)
n
1. (Pathology) any condition resulting in bodily loss or redistribution of fat tissue
2. (Medicine) any condition resulting in bodily loss or redistribution of fat tissue
Translations

lip·o·dys·tro·phy

n. lipodistrofia, trastorno del metabolismo de las grasas;
cephalothoracic ______ cefalotorácica;
insulin ______ insulínica;
intestinal ______ intestinal.

lipodystrophy

n lipodistrofia
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We also plan to begin dosing patients in our Phase 3 study of volanesorsen in patients with familial partial lipodystrophy by the end of the year.
The safety and effectiveness of MYALEPT for the treatment of complications of partial lipodystrophy or for the treatment of liver disease, including non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), have not been established.
Mutations in LMNA cause familial partial lipodystrophy (FPLD), a genetic disorder that leads to unbalanced body fat distribution (Owen et al.
3 BSCL2 11q13 CAV1 7q31 Partial lipodystrophy LMNA 1q22 LMNB2 19p13.
In 1998, researchers localized a human gene that caused familial partial lipodystrophy, called Dunnigan type (FPLD).
In people with Dunnigan-type familial partial lipodystrophy, fat melts from arms, legs, and buttocks while depositing in the head, neck, and abdomen.
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