Body Habitus Changes

What is Body Habitus Changes?

Body Habitus Changes meaning Noticeable physical changes in body shape or appearance. In people with HIV, these changes may be due to HIV infection, opportunistic infections, or antiretroviral (ARV) drugs. Related Term(s): Lipodystrophy Syndrome, Gynecomastia, Wasting Syndrome

 

reference: AIDSinfo – Glossary

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