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Term:
maximum body weight loss to initial body weight ratio (CMO:0001400)
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maximum body weight loss to initial body weight ratio  
A calculated measurement in which the largest weight loss recorded between two time points or two conditions is divided by the body weight under basal conditions and the result is presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage.

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Exact Synonyms: ratio of maximum body weight loss to basal body weight
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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