Evaluation of glucose uptake by skeletal muscle tissue and subcutaneous fat in HIV-infected patients with and without lipodystrophy using FDG-PET
Sathekge, Mike × Maes, Alex Kgomo, Mbo Stolz, Anton Ankrah, Alfred Van de Wiele, Christophe #
Chapman and Hall in association with the British Nuclear Medicine Society
Nuclear Medicine Communications vol:31 issue:4 pages:311-314
Objective To evaluate differences in glucose uptake by skeletal muscle tissue and subcutaneous fat in HIV patients on highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) presenting with and without lipodystrophy as well as in drug-naive HIV patients using F-18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography.