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    Would you rather be permanently fat with a skinny face/neck, or

    permanently muscular/lean with a fat face/neck?


    Patients w/ Lamin A/C-mutation associated Familial partial lipodystrophy, Dunnigan type (FPLD):



    Left: FPLD patient. From http://www.lipodystrophyunited.org/a...dystrophy.html


    above patients are both female (females generally have a more severely affected phenotype); neither exercise. From https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17325275



    above patient is pregnant. From https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4403845/




    Former olympic hurdler Priscilla Lopes-Schliep
    (Interesting backstory to how she was diagnosed, which aired yesterday on NPR and which will air again today:
    https://www.propublica.org/article/m...netic-mutation
    https://www.thisamericanlife.org/rad...only-i-can-see )


    Inb4 thread direction hijacked into "Would you smash a FPLD patient"
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