Where does abdominal fat accumulate? (Dissection)

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In this dissection of a DEAD fat donor, you will take a look at three main places where abdominal fat accumulates: the fatty layer of the superficial fascia of the abdominal wall, extraperitoneal layer, and between folds of peritoneum.

Presented by: Dr. Akram Jaffar, Ph.D.

Dissection was supported by Mohamed Emad and Layal Al-Barghouthi (Medical students) and Nasser Zahra (Lab Technician)

Edited by: Dr. Akram Jaffar

Dissection was performed at College of Medicine, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates on February, 2014.

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