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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Akcea's most advanced programme, volanesorsen, is in Phase 3 development to treat patients with either familial chylomicronemia syndrome or familial partial lipodystrophy, two orphan lipid disorders that are characterized by extremely high triglycerides and ApoC-III.
The peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARG) P465L mouse model is the equivalent human variant of partial lipodystrophy.
Mutations in LMNA cause familial partial lipodystrophy (FPLD), a genetic disorder that leads to unbalanced body fat distribution (Owen et al.
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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