Department of Dermato-Venereology, Semmelweis Medical University, 1085 Budapest, Maria u. 41, Hungary.
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- Année de parution : 2002
Multiple symmetric lipomatosis is a rare inherited disease, characterized
by the deposition of subcutaneous fat along the neck, trunk and proximal
part of the extremities. Peripheral neuropathy, macrocytic anaemia and
chronic hepatopathy have been reported in association with the disease.
Macrocytic anaemia and chronic hepatopathy are probably secondary to high
alcohol consumption, which is frequently associated. We report a case
of a [...]