thigh circumference

thigh circumference

[′thī sər‚kəm·frəns]
(anthropology)
The measurement around the thigh of the left leg midway between the crotch and the knee when the subject is in a standing position.
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Thigh circumference and risk of heart disease and premature death: prospective cohort study.
Thus, the aim of this study was to analyze the isometric and dynamic strength and thigh circumference in young adult women.
After the training, the patient's thigh circumference increased from 2 to 4 cm in different measured areas.
Upper arm and thigh circumference were measured via measuring tape horizontally around at the same level as the triceps and thigh skin folds.
Typically in athletes, the biceps, forearm, and calf circumferences reflect muscularity, while the thigh circumference reflect both muscularity and fatness (4,21).
Objective: To find out the effects of free and restricted remobilization on the generalized body weight and mid thigh circumference of rabbit.
The fact that more than half of the men and women aged 35-65 have thigh circumference below the threshold is worrying.
A small thigh circumference was associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular and coronary heart diseases and total mortality in both men and women," he said.