Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, ISSN 1923-2861 print, 1923-287X online, Open Access
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Volume 8, Number 4, August 2018, pages 76-78

Comparison Between Two Methods of Bioelectrical Impedance Analyses for Measuring Abdominal Visceral Fat Tissue


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Correlation between visceral fat tissue volume measured by seca mBCA 515 and visceral fat area measured by HDS-2000.


Table 1. Correlations of Visceral Adiposity With Weight, BMI, and WC
BMI: body mass index; WC: waist circumference; VFA: visceral fat area; VAT: visceral adipose tissue volume.
VFA (measured by HDS-2000)
  Weight0.742< 0.001
  BMI0.841< 0.001
  WC0.839< 0.001
VAT (measured by seca BCA 515)
  Weight0.726< 0.001
  BMI0.779< 0.001
  WC0.909< 0.001