Visceral Fat

Known as: Abdominal Visceral Fat, Fat, Visceral, Fats, Visceral 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2010
Review
2010
Obesity is a heterogeneous disorder. Obese individuals vary in their body fat distribution, their metabolic profile and degree of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Visceral adipose tissue (VAT) is an important risk factor for obesity-related metabolic disorders. Therefore, a reduction in VAT… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Visceral adipose tissue (VAT) compartments may confer increased metabolic risk. The incremental utility of measuring… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Although excess visceral fat is associated with noninfectious inflammation, it is not clear whether visceral fat is simply… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Excess adiposity is associated with greater systemic inflammation. Whether visceral adiposity is more proinflammatory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To examine the independent associations of abdominal fat (visceral and subcutaneous) and liver fat with all-cause… (More)
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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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Review
2000
Review
2000
The association between abdominal fat accumulation and risk of chronic diseases, including type II diabetes and coronary heart… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
There is a high prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus and coronary artery disease among urban and migrant Asian Indians despite… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The casual relationship between intraabdominal visceral fat accumulation and metabolic disorders was analyzed in 46 obese… (More)
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