adipose

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adipose

1. of, resembling, or containing fat; fatty
2. animal fat

adipose

[′ad·ə‚pōs]
(biology)
Fatty; of or relating to fat.
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Body mass index is significantly associated with relative fatness in childhood and adolescence, and is the most convenient way of measuring relative adiposity (14).
New research released at the Congress from the INternational Study of Prediction of Intra-abdominal adiposity and its RElationships with cardioMEtabolic risk/Intra-Abdominal Adiposity (INSPIRE ME IAA) supports the ICCR's position.
Excess maternal circulating nutrients, as in maternal obesity and gestational diabetes, have been associated with fetal overgrowth (macrosomia) and greater adiposity at birth (Catalano et al.
However, only 95 of the meta-analyses used cohort studies that used a continuous scale to measure adiposity, such as body mass index, waist circumference, hip circumference, or waist-to-hip ratio.
Collectively, our results shown that most of the dancers were eutrophic, but the female dancers had higher adiposity and presented a strong desire for a different shape.
Physical activity and all-cause mortality across levels of overall and abdominal adiposity in European men and women: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study (EPIC).
There is evidence that VD metabolism, storage, and action both influence and are influenced by adiposity.
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between child adiposity at 8 y of age and repeated urinary biomarkers of phthalate exposure collected during gestation, infancy, and childhood to determine if there are distinct periods of vulnerability when the fetus or child is more vulnerable to the potential obesogenic effects of phthalate exposure.
This indicates that the high CRP values in obese women with RA "are not reflective of greater RA activity but rather are an expected phenomenon related to adiposity," Dr.
Bisphenol A and Adiposity in an Inner-City Birth Cohort.
There is strong evidence linking adiposity to a variety of cancers, according to the authors of an umbrella review published in the Feb.