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    • Alterações metabólicas da síndrome lipodistrófica do HIV 

      Valente, Angélica Marques Martins [UNIFESP]; Reis, André Fernandes [UNIFESP]; Machado, Daisy Maria [UNIFESP]; Succi, Regina Célia de Menezes [UNIFESP]; Chacra, Antonio Roberto [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2005-12-01)
      The introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has reduced morbidity and mortality in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). However, prolonged treatment with combination regimens ...

    • Atypical Generalized Lipoatrophy and Severe Insulin Resistance due to a Heterozygous LMNA p.T101 Mutation 

      Mory, Patricia Barretto [UNIFESP]; Crispim, Felipe [UNIFESP]; Kasamatsu, Teresa Sayoko [UNIFESP]; Gabbay, Monica Andrade Lima [UNIFESP]; Dib, Sergio Atala [UNIFESP]; Moises, Regina S. [UNIFESP] (Sbem-soc Brasil Endocrinologia & Metabologia, 2008-11-01)
      Lipodystrophies are a group of heterogeneous disorders characterized by the loss of adipose tissue and metabolic complications. The main familial forms of lipodystrophy are Congenital Generalized Lipodystrophy and Familial ...

    • Body composition and lipodystrophy in prepubertal HIV-infected children 

      Palchetti, Cecília Zanin [UNIFESP]; Patin, Rose Vega [UNIFESP]; Gouvêa, Aida de Fátima Thomé Barbosa [UNIFESP]; Szejnfeld, Vera Lucia [UNIFESP]; Succi, Regina Célia de Menezes [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Fernanda Luisa Ceragioli [UNIFESP] (Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, 2013-02-01)
      OBJECTIVE: To identify lipodystrophy in prepubertal HIV-infected children using anthropometric parameters and body composition assessment. METHODS: Cross-sectional study including 40 prepubertal HIV-infected children of ...

    • Body composition study by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry in familial partial lipodystrophy: finding new tools for an objective evaluation 

      Valerio, Cynthia M.; Zajdenverg, Lenita; Oliveira, Jose Egidio P. de; Mory, Patricia B. [UNIFESP]; Moyses, Regina [UNIFESP]; Godoy-Matos, Amelio F. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2012-08-31)
      Background: Familial partial lipodystrophies (FPLD) are clinically heterogeneous disorders characterized by selective loss of adipose tissue, insulin resistance and metabolic complications. Until genetic studies become ...

    • Hypermetabolism and altered substrate oxidation in HIV-infected patients with lipodystrophy 

      Vassimon, Helena S.; Albuquerque de Paula, Francisco Jose; Machado, Alcyone A.; Monteiro, Jacqueline P.; Jordao, Alceu A. (Elsevier B.V., 2012-09-01)
      Objective: Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV)-associated lipodystrophy syndrome compromises body composition and produces metabolic alterations, such as dyslipidemia and insulin resistance. This study aims to determine ...

    • Lipodystrophy in HIV/AIDS patients with different levels of physical activity while on antiretroviral therapy 

      Segatto, Aline Francielle Mota; Freitas Junior, Ismael Forte; Santos, Vanessa Ribeiro dos; Alves, Kelly Cristina Pinto [UNIFESP]; Barbosa, Dulce Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Portelinha Filho, Alexandre Martins; Monteiro, Henrique Luiz (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical - SBMT, 2011-08-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Lipodystrophy is related to the use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and can cause aesthetic stigma and increase the risk of developing cardiovascular diseases. Physical activity may be a valid ...

    • Serum retinol binding protein 4 in patients with familial partial lipodystrophy 

      Godoy-Matos, Amelio F.; Moreira, Rodrigo O.; MacDowell, Renata; Bendet, Izidro; Mory, Patricia B. [UNIFESP]; Moises, Regina S. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2009-07-01)
      Objective: To determine Retinol Binding Protein 4 (RBP4) levels in patients with Familial Partial Lipodystrophy (FPLD).Methods: Ten patients with FPLD and a control group (9 patients) were selected to participate in the ...