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Localised Involutional Lipoatrophy: A Case Report

Pai, Kanthilatha and Pai, Sathish (2013) Localised Involutional Lipoatrophy: A Case Report. Our Dermatol Online, 4 (3). pp. 1-2.

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Abstract

Localized involutional lipoatrophy (LIL) is a rare distinctive idiopathic form of localized lipoatrophy. The characteristic histopathologic feature of LIL are diminutive fat lobules composed of small adipocyte resembling fetal fat tissue. LIL is not a well-known disorder, there have been only a few reports on LIL in the English literature.We report a case of localised involutional lipoatrophy in a 25 year old lady with bilateral depressed lesions on both arms.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: lipoatrophy, idiopathic, localized
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Dermatology
Medicine > MMMC Manipal > Pathology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2013 09:18
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2013 09:18
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/79781

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