J Am Acad Dermatol. 1999 Sep;41(3 Pt 1):467-9. Unique Identifier :
Steroidal side effects such as "buffalo hump" and visceral abdominal fat
accumulation have been reported in association with protease inhibitors.
We report two cases of severe disfiguring striae formation in patients
with HIV who recently started indinavir therapy. These changes occurred
within 3 months of starting treatment.
JOURNAL ARTICLE REVIEW REVIEW OF REPORTED CASES Case Report Drug
Therapy, Combination Female Human HIV Protease Inhibitors/*ADVERSE
EFFECTS HIV Seropositivity/*COMPLICATIONS/DRUG THERAPY/ETHNOLOGY/
PATHOLOGY HIV-1/*IMMUNOLOGY Middle Age Skin/PATHOLOGY Skin
Diseases/*CHEMICALLY INDUCED/ETHNOLOGY/PATHOLOGY Uganda/ETHNOLOGY