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Table 3 Timing of hunger

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
Night eating/hungry at night 7
Hungry in morning upon waking up/few hours upon waking 5
Surge of hunger (in frequent unusual hunger)/hunger fluctuates 4
Constant thoughts about food 3
  1. APL acquired partial lipodystrophy, CGL congenital generalized lipodystrophy, FPL familial partial lipodystrophy
  2. Concept spontaneously reported by participant
  3. “–” No mention of concept