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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 672158, 5 pages
Research Article

Skeletal Muscle Mass Indices in Healthy Young Mexican Adults Aged 20–40 Years: Implications for Diagnoses of Sarcopenia in the Elderly Population

Coordinación de Nutrición, Centro de Investigación en Alimentación y Desarrollo (CIAD), A.C. Carretera a La Victoria Km. 0.6, 83304 Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

Received 29 August 2013; Accepted 15 December 2013; Published 6 February 2014

Academic Editors: S. Hirsch and M. A. Kamimura

Copyright © 2014 H. Alemán-Mateo and Roxana E. Ruiz Valenzuela. 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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