Obesity, Visceral

Known as: Obesities, Visceral, Visceral Obesities, Visceral Obesity 
Obesity due to excessive deposition of INTRA-ABDOMINAL FAT in the abdominal VISCERA and OMENTUM.
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Excess intra-abdominal adipose tissue accumulation, often termed visceral obesity, is part of a phenotype including dysfunctional… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The classical perception of adipose tissue as a storage place of fatty acids has been replaced over the last years by the notion… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
There is currently substantial confusion between the conceptual definition of the metabolic syndrome and the clinical screening… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Despite the fact that controversy remains around the underlying pathophysiological processes leading to the development of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Elevated FFA concentrations have been shown to reproduce some of the metabolic abnormalities of obesity. It has been hypothesized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The metabolic syndrome (visceral obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and dyslipidemia) resembles Cushing's Syndrome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Visceral fat is a key regulator site for the process of inflammation, and atherosclerotic lesions are essentially an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
 
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Sleep apnea and associated daytime sleepiness and fatigue are common manifestations of mainly obese middle-aged men. The onset of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Visceral obesity is strongly associated with insulin resistance. One potential cause is increased availability of FFA… (More)
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