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Lipodystrophy, familial partial

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Description of Lipodystrophy, familial partial

Lipodystrophy, familial partial: Inherited conditions characterized by the partial loss of ADIPOSE TISSUE, either confined to the extremities with normal or increased fat deposits on the face, neck and trunk (type 1), or confined to the loss of SUBCUTANEOUS FAT from the limbs and trunk (type 2).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Lipodystrophy, familial partial: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Lipodystrophy, familial partial is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Lipodystrophy, familial partial, or a subtype of Lipodystrophy, familial partial, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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