lipoatrophic diabetes

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lip·o·at·ro·phy

(lip-ō-at'rō-fē),
Loss of subcutaneous fat, which may be total, congenital, and associated with hepatomegaly, excessive bone growth, and insulin-resistant diabetes.
[G. lipos, fat, + a-, priv. + trophē, nourishment]
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lipoatrophic diabetes

(1) Lipodystrophy, see there.
(2) Familial partial lipodystrophy, see there.
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