• visceral fat
  • The NAFLD adolescents had significantly higher values for body mass, BMI-for-age, BMI, total fat, waist circumference, and visceral fat when compared with non-NAFLD obese adolescents in both genders. (hindawi.com)
  • Analysis of the ROC curves revealed cut-off points of visceral fat of 4.47 cm for girls and 4.21 cm for boys. (hindawi.com)
  • skin
  • Subcutaneous emphysema is a medical term used to indicate a condition where pockets of air have collected underneath the skin. (healthtap.com)
  • A cutaneous condition is any medical condition that affects the integumentary system -the organ system that encloses the body and includes skin , hair , nails , and related muscle and glands . (wikipedia.org)
  • Moving the electrode tip along the skin creates a line of necrotic subcutaneous fat cells, which later are metabolized by the body. (google.com)
  • Multiple applications of the electrode along predetermined lines on the face or neck create shrinkage of the skin and the subcutaneous fat volume underlying the treated area. (google.com)
  • Overall the treatment is effective in breaking down subcutaneous fat, improving skin elasticity and body shape. (danubiushotels.com)
  • Many conditions affect the human integumentary system-the organ system covering the entire surface of the body and composed of skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Acquired generalized lipodystrophy (also known as "Lawrence syndrome," and "Lawrence-Seip syndrome", abbreviation: AGL) is a rare skin condition that appears during childhood or adolescence, characterized by fat loss affecting large areas of the body, particularly the face, arms, and legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Perforator flap surgery is a technique used in reconstructive surgery where skin and/or subcutaneous fat are removed from a distant or adjacent part of the body to reconstruct the excised part. (wikipedia.org)
  • neck
  • Fifteen Thoroughbred geldings on an eight month weight gain study were used to evaluate 1) the effects of weight gain and diet on body area (neck, withers, shoulders, ribs, loin, tailhead) condition scores, and 2) the effects of weight gain, diet, and exercise on serum concentrations of tumor necrosis factor-α. (umd.edu)
  • The upper section of the body, face, neck, shoulders, back and trunk carry an excess amount of fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • An apparatus and method for performing non-invasive treatment of the human face and body by electroporation in lieu of cosmetic surgery is provided. (google.com)
  • While her 1972 book The Descent of Woman was very popular with the public, it attracted no attention from scientists, who saw no way of testing assertions about soft body parts and human habits in the distant past. (wikipedia.org)
  • weight
  • When excessive body weight leads to adiposopathy, this represents a hormone or endocrine disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ranges of body weight and size observed are 7.5-346.5 kg and 76.0 -255.5 cm for captive males, 8.1-379.5 kg and 71.0-266.5 cm for captive females, and 120.0-270.0 kg and 162.0 -230.0 cm for free-ranging manatees, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • The manatee consumes approximately 8% of its body weight in food per day. (wikipedia.org)
  • shoulders
  • There is evidence that a body type consisting of broad shoulders and a narrow waist, attainable through strength training, is the most physically attractive male attribute according to women participating in the research. (wikipedia.org)
  • distant
  • The damage can be spread over a large area, when the source is a relatively distant energy radiator, or a very small (though possibly deep) area, when the body comes to a direct contact with the source (e.g. a wire or a connector pin). (wikipedia.org)
  • masseur
  • The relaxation massage is conducted on a massage bed whilst the masseur massages part or all of the body. (danubiushotels.com)
  • It is a full body massage, during which the masseur uses steady and precisely-directed pressing actions on the pressure points of the body, combined with passive stretching movements. (danubiushotels.com)
  • found
  • Estrogen can be found in the female body in various forms, all of which affect women with catamenial epilepsy. (wikipedia.org)
  • voltage
  • wherein said power supply provides said high voltage pulses to said applicator via said connector and wherein application of said pulses to said predetermined volume irreversibly opens pores in fat cells having at least the predetermined minimum size and causes their death. (google.com)
  • Healthy
  • If too high a concentration of certain fatty acids accumulates in the blood because of sick fat tissue, and the body is unable to recruit more healthy fat cells, then existing healthy fat cells become engorged (and thus also sick). (wikipedia.org)
  • upper
  • Chowdhury SD, Ghosh TK (2009) The upper arm muscle and fat area of Santal children: an evaluation of nutritional status. (springer.com)
  • Fat loss affects the upper and lower limbs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The derived anthropometric measures include the mid-upper arm muscle area (MUAMA), the upper arm fat area (UFA), and the arm fat index. (wikipedia.org)
  • muscle
  • This unique massage releases energy blocks within the body, stimulates the blood and lymph circulation, relieves back pain, muscle tension and stiffness. (danubiushotels.com)
  • As subcutaneous fat is lost, affected areas show prominent structures of veins and muscle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tensing of the rectus abdominis causes the muscle to expand between each tendinous intersection, resulting in the characteristic six or eight pack observed in individuals with low body fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Muscle tissue is a much more efficient absorber than fat, so at lower frequencies that can penetrate sufficiently deep, most energy gets deposited there. (wikipedia.org)
  • effects
  • Other potentially detrimental effects of enlarged subcutaneous fat tissue relate to free fatty acids. (wikipedia.org)
  • As lower frequencies penetrate deeper into the tissue, and as there are fewer nerve endings in deeper-located parts of the body, the effects of the radio frequency waves (and the damage caused) may not be immediately noticeable. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • The most common operative technique today is called tumescent liposuction, where large volumes of saline, epinephrine, and lidocaine are infused into the subcutaneous fat, augmenting subsequent aspiration via operative cannulas. (apsf.org)
  • Amazonian manatees are large, cylindrically shaped mammals, with forelimbs modified into flippers, no free hind-limbs, and the rear of the body in the form of a flat, rounded, horizontal paddle. (wikipedia.org)
  • particularly
  • Estradiol represents the most prolific estrogen ligand receptor in the female body, particularly in non-pregnant females, and is a more effective activator of estrogen receptor function than estrone or estriol. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The clinical presentation is similar to people with congenital lipodystrophy: the only difference is that AGL patients are born with normal fat distribution and symptoms develop in childhood and adolescence years and rarely begins after 30 years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune
  • The irreversibly permeabilized cells are left in situ and are removed by the body immune system. (google.ca)
  • various
  • The massage is carried out with massage oil and special smooth bamboo sticks of various sizes which are applied to acupressure points, starting with the face and moving on to the body. (danubiushotels.com)
  • total
  • Free testosterone was inversely related to BMI ( r = −0.19, P = 0.04) and to arm ( r = −0.18, P = 0.05), leg ( r = −0.24, P = 0.03), trunk ( r = −0.20, P = 0.04), and total ( r = −0.23, P = 0.02) subcutaneous fat mass. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • In a multiple regression model with total BMD as the dependent variable, and BMI, total lean mass, and total fat mass as independent variables, only total lean mass was a significant predictor of total BMD. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Analysis of dried curry leaf powder (CLP) yielded 12.5% protein, 5.4% fat, 9.7% total ash, 55.6% insoluble fiber, 4.4% soluble fiber, 12.0 mg/100 g iron, 373 mg/100g phosphorus, 2.04% calcium. (stuartxchange.org)
  • type
  • Panniculitis is an inflammatory nodules of the subcutaneous fat, and in this type of AGL, adipose destruction originates locally at the infection or inflammation site and develops into generalized lipodystrophy. (wikipedia.org)
  • heart
  • Some have suggested that diseased fat tissue surrounding the heart and vessels can contribute to inflammation and plaque rupture. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas of the body
  • The species relies on changes in the peripheral circulation for its primary mechanism for thermoregulation by using sphincters to deflect blood flow from areas of the body in close contact with water. (wikipedia.org)
  • points
  • When this is completed, the hot stones may then be placed on key points on the body and left for a short period of time. (danubiushotels.com)
  • parts
  • Dead Girl, a literal dead girl who could reform her body and control its parts when dismembered, and could "read" the memories of dead bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • head
  • The uakaris are unusual among New World monkeys in that the tail length (15-18 cm) is substantially less than their head and body length (40-45 cm). (wikipedia.org)
  • condition
  • The body condition scoring system developed in Quarter horse was slightly modified for use Thoroughbred geldings and involved developing prediction equations that utilized a smaller subset of the body areas. (umd.edu)