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Table 2 Hunger-related concepts reported by study participants

From: Qualitative interviews in patients with lipodystrophy to assess the patient experience: evaluation of hunger and other symptoms

Symptoms Participant/interview number Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL CGL CGL FPL APL FPL CGL CGL
Increased appetite/hunger (leading to excessive eating/eat more than others) 11
Not feeling satisfied/full 9
Food craving (most often carbs/sweets) 6
  1. APL acquired partial lipodystrophy, CGL congenital generalized lipodystrophy, FPL familial partial lipodystrophy
  2. Concept spontaneously reported by participant
  3. “–” No mention of concept