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Table 3 Comparison of skeletal age difference between obese and control

From: Clinical, laboratory and radiological assessment of skeletal maturation in children and adolescents with obesity

 ObeseControlP value
Total body fat content %
 Mean ± SD42.83 ± 722.34 ± 3.8770.000
 Range33–63.612–30 
Total body fat content (kg)
 Mean ± SD27.42 ± 12.977.76 ± 2.540.000
 Range15.3–76.32.9–13.2 
Lean body mass %
 Mean ± SD67.7 ± 983.25 ± 2.920.000
 Range28.7–74.577.5–88.4 
Lean body mass
 Mean ± SD42.6 ± 11.8735.2 ± 11.690.000
 Range28.7–7518.9–40.4