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Disease Obesity, Morbid

Name Obesity, Morbid
Synonyms Morbid Obesities | Morbid Obesity | Obesities, Morbid | Obesities, Severe | Obesity, Severe | Severe Obesities | Severe Obesity
Definition The condition of weighing two, three, or more times the ideal weight, so called because it is associated with many serious and life-threatening disorders. In the BODY MASS INDEX, morbid obesity is defined as having a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2.
Categories Nutrition disorder | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D009767
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1. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nutrition Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Overnutrition Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Obesity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Obesity, Morbid Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Body Weight Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Overweight Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Obesity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Obesity, Morbid Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Obesity, Morbid Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  LEPTIN DEFICIENCY OR DYSFUNCTION Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  LEPTIN RECEPTOR DEFICIENCY Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  MORBID OBESITY AND SPERMATOGENIC FAILURE Has associated chemicals Has associated genes