What is another word for lipochondrodystrophy?

9 synonyms found


[ lˈɪpəkˌɒndɹədˌɪstɹəfi], [ lˈɪpəkˌɒndɹədˌɪstɹəfi], [ l_ˈɪ_p_ə_k_ˌɒ_n_d_ɹ_ə_d_ˌɪ_s_t_ɹ_ə_f_i]

Related words: lipodystrophy, lipodystrophia, lipodistrophia, fatty liver disease, fatty liver disease treatment

Synonyms for Lipochondrodystrophy:

How to use "Lipochondrodystrophy" in context?

Lipochondrodystrophy is a rare and often fatal inherited mitochondrial disease. Symptoms can include a progressive downhill spiral throughout life, due to a lack of energy and mobility. There is currently no known cure, and treatments are limited to palliative care. It is not yet known what causes lipochondrodystrophy, although some have speculated that it may be caused by a mutation in the mitochondrial DNA.

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