lean body mass


Name lean body mass
Abbreviation Not Specified
Is Categorical? False
Tissue(s) adipose tissue
Group(s) body composition
Description Lean body mass (LBM) is a component of body composition, calculated by
subtracting body fat weight from total body weight: total body weight is lean
plus fat.
Protocol Not Specified


No experiments found.



Associated MP Terms
  • MP:0003959 - abnormal lean body mass
  • MP:0003960 - increased lean body mass
  • MP:0003961 - decreased lean body mass