ALLMedicine™ Acquired Partial Lipodystrophy Center
Research & Reviews 16 results
BMJ Case Reports; Tanner A, Chan HW et. al.
Jun 23rd, 2021 - A 35-year-old woman with acquired partial lipodystrophy (PLD) and features of type 2 membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (MPGN-II), presented with difficulty in her fine detailed vision over the past year. She had right amblyopia from a hyper...
The Journal of Dermatology; Corvillo F, Nozal P et. al.
Sep 6th, 2020 - Barraquer-Simons syndrome (BSS), a form of acquired partial lipodystrophy, is a rare condition characterized by gradual loss of adipose tissue from the upper body, keeping intact the white adipose tissue of the lower extremities. The etiology of B...
BMJ Case Reports; Jeon FHK, Griffin M et. al.
May 15th, 2020 - We present a 48-year-old female patient who presented with features consistent with acquired partial lipodystrophy (APL) also known as 'Barraquer-Simons syndrome'. It is a rare disease characterised by a gradual and progressive onset of lipoatroph...
Retinal Cases & Brief Reports; Gaboriau T, Rigalleau V et. al.
Aug 21st, 2019 - To report a case of lifelong progressive retinal atrophic lesions in a patient with partial acquired lipodystrophy, that is, Barraquer-Simons syndrome. Case report. A 67-year-old female patient with Barraquer-Simons syndrome was referred for progr...
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism : JPEM; Hosokawa M, Shibata H et. al.
May 11th, 2019 - Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has been newly identified as an etiology underlying acquired lipodystrophy (ALD). We report about two children with leukemia who underwent HSCT and later manifested aberrant fat distributions consiste...