lean body mass

Known as: LBM, body lean mass 
The mass of the body minus the fat.
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare body composition measures in neonates of women who were overweight/obese (body… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND A high birth weight has been suggested to increase the later risk of obesity, as measured by body mass index, but… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Testosterone (T) therapy for hypogonadal men should correct the clinical abnormalities of T deficiency, including improvement of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effects of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) on body composition were investigated. ICR mice were fed a control diet containing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Lean body mass and muscle strength are both associated with bone mineral density (BMD), which is known to be under strong genetic… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A new technique for estimating lean body mass (LBM) from creatinine kinetics has been developed. It is based on the principle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This study validated further the bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) method for body composition estimation. At four… (More)
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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… (More)
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