TABLE 3

Comparison between subjects bearing detectable (+) and undetectable (−) amounts of BAT

BATMale subjects
Female subjects
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n2110169
Age (years)38.4 ± 10.031.3 ± 6.7*43.6 ± 8.630.3 ± 1.7*
Height (cm)170 ± 6170 ± 4158 ± 5159 ± 3
Body weight (kg)71.3 ± 6.865.3 ± 6.654.5 ± 4.649.0 ± 5.7
BMI (kg/m2)24.4 ± 2.322.7 ± 2.822.0 ± 2.219.4 ± 2.1
Body fat (%)24.5 ± 5.520.6 ± 5.029.4 ± 5.124.5 ± 5.4
Body fat (kg)17.7 ± 4.813.8 ± 4.616.2 ± 3.612.5 ± 4.0
Fat area (cm2)
    Total236 ± 82152 ± 87222 ± 85159 ± 76
    Visceral71 ± 2747 ± 1951 ± 2430 ± 7
    Subcutaneous165 ± 64104 ± 68171 ± 67129 ± 71
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *P < 0.05 vs. BAT (−) by t test.