Skin Fold Test | definition of Skin Fold Test by Medical dictionary
Skin Fold Test
A clinical method used to estimate a person’s percentage of body fat, in which a pinch of skin from one of seven particular areas—biceps, triceps, subscapular, suprailiac, abdomen, thigh, and calf—is measured by a caliper
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A skin fold test
by a qualified doctor or fitness leader will give you an excellent measurement.
The fitness check includes body fat measurement, skin fold test
, blood pressure testing, height and weight checks.