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Term:
liver weight to body weight ratio (CMO:0000633)
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liver weight to body weight ratio +   
A calculated measurement in which the weight of the liver is divided by total weight of the body, and the result presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage, thus normalizing it to body weight and, by extension, to the size of the organism.
liver weight to tibia length ratio 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: liver weight as percentage of body weight
Related Synonyms: liver somatic index, LSI
Alternate IDs: CMO:0000141
Definition Sources: Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982

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