Pathogenesis and management of lipoatrophy.

  title={Pathogenesis and management of lipoatrophy.},
  author={Marisa Tungsiripat and Grace A. Mccomsey},
  journal={Current HIV/AIDS reports},
  volume={5 2},
Despite impressive decreases in mortality and morbidity, significant adverse events have surfaced as a result of combination antiretroviral therapy (ART). They include lipoatrophy, or subcutaneous fat wasting of the face, arms, buttocks, or legs, which can be associated with central fat accumulation. Although the underlying mechanism of ART-related body fat… CONTINUE READING