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Abdominal obesity

Contents for Obesity
  1. Introduction: Obesity

Obesity

Abdominal obesity (symptom description): Abdominal obesity is listed as a type of or related-symptom for symptom Obesity.

Abdominal obesity (symptom description): For a medical symptom description of 'Abdominal obesity', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Obesity (type of symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Abdominal obesity' may be possible.

Broader Symptom Types for Abdominal obesity:

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Abdominal obesity: Related Medical Topics

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Abdominal obesity: Abdominal obesity is listed as an alternate name or description for Truncal obesity. For a medical symptom description of 'Abdominal obesity', the following disease information may be relevant to the symptoms: Truncal obesity (disease information). However, numerous other possible causes of the symptom may be possible.

Abdominal obesity (medical condition): Abdominal obesity, colloquially known as belly fat or clinically as central obesity, is the accumulation of visceral fat resulting in an increase in waist size. There is a strong correlation between central obesity and cardiovascular disease. The absolute waist circumference (>102 centimetres (40 in) in men and >88 centimetres (35 in) in women) and the waist-hip ratio (>0.9 for men and >0.85 for women) are both used as measures of central obesity.

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