Clinical review 153: Lipodystrophy in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients.

@article{Chen2002ClinicalR1,
  title={Clinical review 153: Lipodystrophy in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients.},
  author={Dali Chen and Anoop Misra and Abhimanyu Garg},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2002},
  volume={87 11},
  pages={4845-56}
}
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is a major global health problem. Recently, combination therapy including HIV-1 protease inhibitors (PIs) has dramatically improved the long-term survival of HIV-infected patients. However, such therapy is associated with a lipodystrophy syndrome characterized by selective loss of sc fat from the face and… CONTINUE READING