Lipoatrophy

Cavity in the subcutaneous tissue that can be caused by an immunologic reaction towards insulin.

Lipoatrophy

atrophy of subcutaneous fatty tissues [Stedman's Medical Dictionary, 2004]

Lipoatrophy

Lipoatrophy is the term describing the localized loss of fat tissue. This may occur as a result of subcutaneous injections of insulin in the treatment of diabetes, from the use of human growth hormone or from subcutanous injections of Copaxone used for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. In the latter case, an injection may produce a small dent a...
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Lipoatrophy

Small dents in the skin that form when a person keeps injecting the needle in the same spot. See also: Lipodystrophy.
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lipoatrophy

(lip″o-at´ro-fe) atrophy of subcutaneous fat. lipodystrophy. insulin lipoatrophy lipoatrophy in the subcutaneous tissues because of repeated injection of insulin at the same site.
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lipoatrophy

(LIP-oh-AT-ruh-fee) loss of fat under the skin resulting in small dents. Lipoatrophy may be caused by repeated injections of
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Lipoatrophy

Lawrence-Seip syndrome Lipoatrophy is a generalized, probably autosomal recessive, lipoatrophy associated with the eventual development of diabetes mellitus, hepatomegaly, increased growth of bones and a hyperlipidemia.
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lipoatrophy

lipoatrophy Atrophy of subcutaneous fat (loss of subcutaneous fat).
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lipoatrophy

lipoatrophy, lipoatrophia Loss of subcutaneous fat, which may be total, congenital, and associated with hepatomegaly, excessive bone growth, and insulin-resistant diabetes.
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lipoatrophy

loss of fat under the skin resulting in small dents. Lipoatrophy may be caused by repeated injections of insulin in the same spot.
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lipoatrophy

Loss of subcutaneous fat, which may be total, congenital, and associated with hepatomegaly, excessive bone growth, and insulin-resistant diabetes. ... Synonym: Lawrence-Seip syndrome, lipoatrophia, lipoatrophic diabetes. ... Origin: G. Lipos, fat, + a-, priv. + trophe, nourishment ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Lipoatrophy

Small dents in the skin that form when a person keeps injecting the needle in the same spot. See also: Lipodystrophy.
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lipoatrophy

Type: Term Pronunciation: lip-ō-at′rō-fē Definitions: 1. Loss of subcutaneous fat, which may be total, congenital, and associated with hepatomegaly, excessive bone growth, and insulin-resistant diabetes. Synonyms: Lawrence-Seip syndrome, lipoatrophia, lipoatrophic diabetes
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