adipometer

ad·i·pom·e·ter

(ad'i-pom'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for determining the thickness of the skin.
[adipo- + G. metron, measure]

adipometer

[ad′ipom′ətər]
an instrument for measuring the thickness of a skin area as a guide for calculating the amount of subcutaneous fat.
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Body fat mass was assessed by the measurements of seven skinfold (chest, mid-axillary, supra-iliac, abdomen, triceps, sub-scapular and thigh) with a scientific adipometer accurate to 1mm (CESCORF, Porto Alegre, Brazil).