Welcome - Lipodystrophy Community
What is Lipodystrophy ?
Lipodystrophy is a disorder where the body’s fatty tissue is attacked, causing a loss of subcutaneous body fat resulting in insulin resistance, diabetes, high triglyceride and cholesterol levels, and sometimes, fatty liver disease. There are numberous forms of lipodystrophy that are genetic or acquired.
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Partners and Patient Groups
RareConnect is a patient-led initiative. Patient organisations partner with EURORDIS, itself an international patient organisation, to create communities and provide moderators from within their network. The following patient groups are official partners of this community.