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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classification_of_obesity

A front and side view of a morbidly obese male torso. Stretch marks of the. An obese male with a body mass index of 53 kg/m2: weight 182 kg (400 lb), height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in). Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it ...

www.urmc.rochester.edu/highland/bariatric-surgery-center/questions/morbid-obesity.aspx

Morbid obesity is a serious health condition that can interfere with basic physical functions such as breathing or walking. Those who are morbidly obese are at ...

www.healthline.com/health/weight-loss/obesity

Mar 23, 2016 ... Morbid obesity is a condition in which you have a body mass index (BMI) higher than 35. BMI is used to estimate body fat and can help ...

www.foothillsweightloss.com/obesity/obesity-vs-morbid-obesity

Obesity versus Morbid Obesity Obesity means having too much body fat and is defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of greater than 30. The BMI is a ...

www.obesitycoverage.com/am-i-morbidly-obese

Oct 4, 2017 ... To qualify for weight loss surgery you must be considered morbidly obese. What is morbid obesity? Calculate your BMI.

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Classification BMI; Underweight <19; Ideal BMI 19-25; Overweight 25-30; Obese >30; Severely Obese >35; Morbidly Obese >40; Super Obese >50.

www.nytimes.com/health/guides/symptoms/morbid-obesity/overview.html

Jun 3, 2005 ... The term morbid obesity refers to patients who are 50 - 100% -- or 100 pounds above -- their ideal body weight. Alternatively, a BMI (body mass ...

www.livestrong.com/article/369944-super-morbid-obesity-body-mass-index

As of 2009, more than 10 million American adults were morbidly obese, according to an article published in "Archives of Surgery." A morbidly obese person has ...

www.webmd.com/diet/news/20070409/morbid-obesity-bulge-gets-bigger

Apr 9, 2007 ... April 9, 2007 -- The U.S. obesity rate is growing fast -- but the rate of extreme, morbid obesity is growing three times faster, a RAND study shows ...