"Waist Circumference" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The measurement around the body at the level of the ABDOMEN and just above the hip bone. The measurement is usually taken immediately after exhalation.
- Waist Circumference
- Circumference, Waist
- Circumferences, Waist
- Waist Circumferences
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Waist Circumference".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Waist Circumference".
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