International Journal of Endocrinology / 2017 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Novel and Simple Ultrasonographic Methods for Estimating the Abdominal Visceral Fat Area

Table 2

Characteristics of the study participants ().


Age (yr.)39.611.022.063.0
circumference (cm)
Height (cm)172.15.3158.1181.7
Weight (kg)
VFA (cm2)79.539.09.8198.7
SFA (cm2)141.066.817.0337.0
Total adipose
tissue (cm2)
SBP (mmHg)129.514.3104.0174.0
DBP (mmHg)
FBS (mg/dL)90.111.665.0135.0
Insulin (μU/mL)
HbA1c (%)
TC (mg/dL)200.732.1135.0287.0
HDL-C (mg/dL)61.718.330.5142.2
LDL-C (mg/dL)121.629.369.0207.0
TG (mg/dL)156.8140.615.0744.0
UA (mg/dL)

BMI: body mass index; SBP: systolic blood pressure; DBP: diastolic blood pressure; VFA: visceral fat area; SFA: subcutaneous fat area; FBS: fasting blood sugar; HOMA-R: homoeostatic model assessment ratio; JDS: Japan Diabetes Society; TC: total cholesterol; HDL: high-density lipoprotein; LDL: low-density lipoprotein; TG: triglyceride; UA: uric acid.

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