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profileHolly Pessa Kilim, M.B.,B.Ch.

TitleInstructor in Medicine
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Endo - GZ 6
330 Brookline Ave
Boston MA 02215
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  1. Grundfest-Broniatowski S, Yan J, Kroh M, Kilim H, Stephenson A. Successful Treatment of an Unusual Case of FPLD2: The Role of Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass-Case Report and Literature Review. J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Apr; 21(4):739-743. PMID: 27778252.
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  2. McNamara EA, Kilim HP, Malabanan AO, Whittaker LG, Rosen HN. Enhanced Precision of the New Hologic Horizon Model Compared With the Old Discovery Model Is Less Evident When Fewer Vertebrae Are Included in the Analysis. J Clin Densitom. 2016 Jul 12. PMID: 27422238.
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  3. Farr OM, Upadhyay J, Gavrieli A, Camp M, Spyrou N, Kaye H, Mathew H, Vamvini M, Koniaris A, Kilim H, Srnka A, Migdal A, Mantzoros CS. Lorcaserin Administration Decreases Activation of Brain Centers in Response to Food Cues and These Emotion- and Salience-Related Changes Correlate With Weight Loss Effects: A 4-Week-Long Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Clinical Trial. Diabetes. 2016 Oct; 65(10):2943-53. PMID: 27385157; PMCID: PMC5033259 [Available on 10/01/17].
  4. Matarese G, La Rocca C, Moon HS, Huh JY, Brinkoetter MT, Chou S, Perna F, Greco D, Kilim HP, Gao C, Arampatzi K, Wang Z, Mantzoros CS. Selective capacity of metreleptin administration to reconstitute CD4+ T-cell number in females with acquired hypoleptinemia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 26; 110(9):E818-27. PMID: 23382191; PMCID: PMC3587204.
  5. Aronis KN, Kilim H, Chamberland JP, Breggia A, Rosen C, Mantzoros CS. Preadipocyte factor-1 levels are higher in women with hypothalamic amenorrhea and are associated with bone mineral content and bone mineral density through a mechanism independent of leptin. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Oct; 96(10):E1634-9. PMID: 21795455; PMCID: PMC3200235.
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