Congenital generalized lipodystrophy type 2
Other Names for this Disease
- Berardinelli Seip congenital lipodystrophy type 2
- Brunzell syndrome
- Seip syndrome
- Berardinelli syndrome
- Total lipodystrophy and acromegaloid gigantism
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