Display Settings:


Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jan 15;40(2):e13-5. Epub 2004 Dec 21.

Facial lipohypertrophy in HIV-infected subjects who underwent autologous fat tissue transplantation.

Author information

  • 1Clinica delle Malattie Infettive, Universit√† degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy. g.guaraldi@unimo.it <g.guaraldi@unimo.it>


Of 41 HIV-infected patients with facial lipoatrophy who underwent autologous fat transplantation, disfiguring facial lipohypertrophy at the graft site occurred at the same time as recurrent fat accumulation at the tissue harvest site in 4 patients who had had fat transferred from the dorsocervical fat pad or from subcutaneous abdominal tissue.

[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Icon for HighWire
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk