Development of Buffalo Hump in the course of antiretroviral therapy including raltegravir and unboosted atazanavir: a case report and review of the literature

January 2011
Journal of Medical Case Reports;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 47-year-old, Caucasian woman who developed Buffalo Hump at the time of antiretroviral therapy which includes raltegravir and unboosted atazanavir for treating Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1 infection. It informs that the diagnosis revealed that the side effect was developed after changing antiretroviral therapy to raltegravir and unboosted atazanavir. It also informs that Buffalo Hump is commonly occur in HIV-1 infected individuals.


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