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Disease Obesity, Abdominal

Name Obesity, Abdominal
Synonyms Abdominal Obesities | Abdominal Obesity | Central Obesities | Central Obesity | Obesities, Abdominal | Obesities, Central | Obesities, Visceral | Obesity, Central | Obesity, Visceral | Visceral Obesities | Visceral Obesity
Definition A condition of having excess fat in the abdomen. Abdominal obesity is typically defined as waist circumferences of 40 inches or more in men and 35 inches or more in women. Abdominal obesity raises the risk of developing disorders, such as diabetes, hypertension and METABOLIC SYNDROME X.
Categories Nutrition disorder
MeSH® ID D056128

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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, Abdominal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Obesity, Abdominal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  ABDOMINAL OBESITY-METABOLIC SYNDROME 1 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  ABDOMINAL OBESITY-METABOLIC SYNDROME 3 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes