Presse Med 2021 Nov 24;50(3):104070. Epub 2021 Sep 24.
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, Lille University Hospital, F-59000 Lille, France; University of Lille, F-59000 Lille, France; INSERM U1190, European Genomic Institute for Diabetes, F-59000 Lille, France.. Electronic address:
Lipodystrophy syndromes (LS) constitute a group of rare diseases of the adipose tissue, characterized by a complete or selective deficiency of the fat mass. These disorders are associated with important insulin resistance, cardiovascular and metabolic comorbidities that impact patient's survival and quality of life. Management is challenging and includes diet, physical activity, and specific pharmacological treatment of LS-associated comorbidities. Read More