Body composition changes with protease therapy.

  • Doris Berger
  • Published 1998 in
    Positively aware : the monthly journal of the…


Lipodystrophy is a metabolic phenomena that results in abnormal body composition changes. The causes of lipodystrophy, how it appears and its consequences, and possible treatments are explored. Anecdotal reports show some success in treating lipodystrophy with recombinant human growth hormone (serostim), which has been shown to increase lean body mass as… (More)