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Lawrence-Seip syndrome

Lawrence-Seip syndrome: Introduction

Lawrence-Seip syndrome: Lawrence-Seip syndrome is a relatively uncommon condition involving generalized loss of skin fat that is acquired rather than congenital as in Berardinelli-Seip Syndrome. Patients can also develop diabetes mellitus and other problems. The loss of skin fat tends to occur during childhood or adolescence and is often triggered by infections such as measles and hepatitis. The diabetes tends to occur after fat loss begins. The limbs and face tend to be the most affected. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lawrence-Seip syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Lawrence-Seip syndrome

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Lawrence-Seip syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Lawrence-Seip syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and Lawrence-Seip syndrome

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Prognosis for Lawrence-Seip syndrome

Prognosis for Lawrence-Seip syndrome: Puberty often causes a remission or reduction of the acanthosis nigricans.

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Definitions of Lawrence-Seip syndrome:

An autosomal recessive form of diabetes, characterized by the generalized lipoatrophy. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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