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Thinness

A state of insufficient flesh on the body usually defined as having a body weight less than skeletal and physical standards. Depending on age, sex, and genetic background, a BODY MASS INDEX of less than 18.5 is considered as underweight.
Also Known As:
Underweight; Leanness
Networked: 392 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 27 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Bulimia (Binge Eating)
2. Eating Disorders (Eating Disorder)
3. Weight Loss (Weight Reduction)
4. Weight Gain
5. Hyperphagia

Experts

1. McCarty, Mark F: 5 articles (09/2014 - 01/2007)
2. McCarty, M F: 4 articles (01/2004 - 03/2000)
3. Galusca, Bogdan: 3 articles (01/2015 - 04/2007)
4. Estour, Bruno: 3 articles (01/2015 - 04/2007)
5. Germain, Natacha: 3 articles (01/2015 - 04/2007)
6. Smith, D J: 3 articles (03/2003 - 05/2002)
7. Palou, Andreu: 2 articles (03/2016 - 12/2011)
8. Ren, Hongxia: 2 articles (11/2015 - 06/2012)
9. Accili, Domenico: 2 articles (11/2015 - 06/2012)
10. Klump, Kelly L: 2 articles (11/2015 - 04/2012)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Thinness:
1. Insulin (Novolin)FDA Link
2. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
3. LeptinIBA
4. Lysine (L-Lysine)FDA Link
5. CholesterolIBA
6. Dietary ProteinsIBA
7. Triglycerides (Triacylglycerol)IBA
8. Vitamin DFDA LinkGeneric
9. Lipoprotein(a)IBA
10. VLDL CholesterolIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Bariatric Surgery
2. Caloric Restriction
3. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
4. Left Heart Bypass
5. Transplants (Transplant)