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Table 4 Spontaneous reports of pain as a symptom of lipodystrophy

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

Participant ID 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21  
Lipodystrophy subtype FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL FPL CGL CGL FPL APL FPL CGL CGL  
General body paina                     N = 7
Muscle pain                      N = 5
Bone/joint pain                      N = 5
Neuropathy                      N = 3
Headache/migraine                       N = 1
  1. APL acquired partial lipodystrophy, CGL congenital generalized lipodystrophy, FPL familial partial lipodystrophy
  2. Concept spontaneously reported by participant
  3. aOften described as related to lack of subcutaneous fat