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What does VAT stand for?

VAT stands for Visceral Adipose Tissue (body mass composition analysis)

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Future detailed analyses of the relationship between waist circumference and visceral adipose tissue or measures of insulin resistance within categories of BMI could identify biological reasons for potential differences in the strength of the association between waist circumference and mortality.
Instead, "the previously documented association between breast size and type 2 diabetes risk may be explained by excess visceral adipose tissue and/or intermuscular adipose tissue," Peter Janiszewski, a Ph.