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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 951954, 9 pages
Research Article

Ultrasound Estimates of Visceral and Subcutaneous-Abdominal Adipose Tissues in Infancy

1MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, P.O. Box 285, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
2Department of Epidemiology, Groningen University, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
3Section of Neonatal Medicine, Department of Medicine Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Campus, Imperial College London, London SW10 9NH, UK
4Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, P.O. Box 116, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK

Received 21 December 2012; Revised 22 March 2013; Accepted 27 March 2013

Academic Editor: Analiza M. Silva

Copyright © 2013 Emanuella De Lucia Rolfe et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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