Subcutaneous vs Lipoatrophy - What's the difference?

subcutaneous | lipoatrophy |


As an adjective subcutaneous

is pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin.

As a noun lipoatrophy is

(medicine) the loss of subcutaneous fatty tissue.

subcutaneous

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin.
  • Derived terms

    * subcutaneously

    lipoatrophy

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia lipoatrophy) (-)
  • (medicine) The loss of subcutaneous fatty tissue