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Fat Distribution (Circumference, CFD) Score of Ashwell et al in Females

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Ashwell et al modified the original fat distribution (FD) score to be based on circumferences rather than diameters. This CFD score can be used to describe the distribution of fat in females when photographic equipment is not available. The authors are from the Clinical Research Center (Harrow, Middlesex) and St.Thomas' Hospital Medical School (London) in England.

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