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Lipoaccumulation: dorsocervical fat pad

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Description

Components of HIV-associated lipodystrophy. Fat accumulation: dorsocervical fat pad ("buffalo hump").

Credits

Dominic C. Chow, MD, University of Hawaii
Larry J. Day, MD, University of Michigan
Cecilia M. Shikuma, MD, University of Hawaii

See related article in the HIV InSite Knowledge Base:
Metabolic Complications of HIV Therapy