Lipodystrophy

Known as: Lipodystrophy [Disease/Finding], lipoatrophy, Lipodystrophies 
A collection of heterogenous conditions resulting from defective LIPID METABOLISM and characterized by ADIPOSE TISSUE atrophy. Often there is… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Lipodystrophy is a disorder characterized by a loss of adipose tissue often accompanied by severe hypertriglyceridemia, insulin… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Lipodystrophy and obesity represent extreme and opposite ends of the adiposity spectrum and have typically been attributed to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The adipocyte hormone leptin is important in regulating energy homeostasis. Since severe lipodystrophy is associated… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Lipodystrophy is a rare disorder that is characterized by selective loss of subcutaneous and visceral fat and is associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We evaluated metabolic and clinical features of 71 HIV-infected patients with lipodystrophy by comparing them with 213 healthy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The lipodystrophies are a group of disorders characterized by the absence or reduction of subcutaneous adipose tissue. Partial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The prevalence and severity of lipodystrophy syndrome with long-term therapy for HIV-1 infection that includes a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Congenital generalized lipodystrophy (CGL) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by a paucity of adipose (fat… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To describe a syndrome of peripheral lipodystrophy (fat wasting of the face, limbs and upper trunk), hyperlipidaemia… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Overexpression of the nuclear form of sterol regulatory element-binding protein-1c (nSREBP-1c/ADD1) in cultured 3T3-L1… (More)
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