Indian Pediatrics

, Volume 56, Issue 10, pp 877–878 | Cite as

Berardinelli Seip Congenital Lipodystrophy Syndrome: 10 Year Follow-up

  • Rajesh Joshi
  • Shreya SharmaEmail author
Clinical Case Letters


Lipodystrophy syndromes are extremely rare disorders of deficient body fat associated with potentially serious metabolic complications. Here, we describe a 10-year-old girl with genetically proven Berardinelli Seip congenital generalized lipodystrophy type 2, diagnosed at 10 months of age. She developed comorbidities like proteinuria, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, and liver fibrosis.


Insulin resistance Metabolic syndrome Liver fibrosis 


Funding: None; Competing interest: None stated.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Pediatric EndocrinologyBai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for ChildrenMumbaiIndia

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