Question: What does intra-abdominal obesity consist of? As measured? Yoli (Zamora).
Answer: Intra-abdominal obesity is related to the existence of several cardiovascular risk factors, because obese people generally have hypertension, high cholesterol and diabetes more frequently, and lead a more sedentary life. We are talking about intra-abdominal obesity when in men the waist diameter is greater than 102 cm in men and 88 cm in women.