- 1Key Points (1 page)
- 2Sagittal Diameter, Health Risk, and Intra-abdominal Fat (1 page)
- 3Measuring Sagittal Diameter (1 page)
- 4References (1 page)
- Sagittal diameter is the distance between the back and the highest point of the abdomen.
- Increased sagittal diameter is linked to intra-abdominal fatness and metabolic risk.
- It is unclear whether sagittal diameter has any clinical use beyond that of waist circumference alone.