Table 1—

Distribution of adipose tissue mass in lean and obese men

Lean menObese men
BMI (kg/m2)2337
Body weight (kg)71116
Body fat (%)1532
Total body fat (kg)1037
Total subcutaneous fat (kg)932
Abdominal fat (kg)4.312.3
    Subcutaneous (kg)2.47.2
    Intra-abdominal (kg)1.95.1
        Intraperitoneal (kg)1.13.5
        Retroperitoneal (kg)0.81.6
  • Adapted from reference 16.