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lean body mass

Known as: LBM, body lean mass 
The mass of the body minus the fat.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Testosterone (T) therapy in older men with low serum T levels increases lean body mass and decreases fat mass. These changes… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
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  • Endocrinology
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 18721085
The obesity crisis in the United States has been associated with an alarming increase in the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Genetic and pharmacological studies have defined a role for the melanocortin-4 receptor (Mc4r) in the regulation of energy… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
We present an overview of the lattice Boltzmann method (LBM), a parallel and efficient algorithm for simulating single-phase and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Acquired hypogonadism is being increasingly recognized in adult men. However, the effects of long term testosterone replacement… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Bone mineral density (BMD) and soft-tissue composition of the total body and major subregions were measured with dual-energy x… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This study validated further the bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) method for body composition estimation. At four… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The construct validity and the test-retest reliability of a self-administered questionnaire about habitual physical activity were… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
In a group of 34 adult and child subjects a high correlation (r = 0.988) was found between lean body mass, as determined by… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Abstract Lean body mass, as estimated from 40 K counting, declines progressively during adult life. The rate of decline tends to… Expand