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Disease Overweight

Name Overweight
Definition A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal 'over fat'.
Categories Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D050177

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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

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Overweight Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
View node Obesity Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references