Journal of Obesity / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Evaluating the Cause of Death in Obese Individuals: A Ten-Year Medical Autopsy Study

Table 3

Malignancy in different organ systems as a cause of death in obese and nonobese individuals.

MalignancyObese (86)Nonobese (187) value


Includes lymphomas of different organ systems.
Includes the organs that were most commonly involved by carcinoma and is not an exhaustive list of all tumors identified.