Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Mummy | 2010/12/06

Q.

Lipo in kids

My baby is HIV +, on lamivudine, stavudine, nevirapine and purbac. my question is whether kids are developing lipo?

Regards,

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Yes, lipodystrophy may occur in children on ARV treatment, but it is rare for this to happen.

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