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Table 3 Cachexia

From: A practical guide to bioelectrical impedance analysis using the example of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

parameter values  
TBW 29.1 l [37.6 - 48.4 l]
FFM 39.8 kg [51.4 - 66.1 kg]
ECM 22.5 kg [24.6 - 33.7 kg]
BCM 17.3 kg [25.1 - 34.0 kg]
BCM % 43.5 % [44.7 - 55.0 %]
phase angle 4.5 ° [4.7 - 6.6 °]
body fat in kg (corrected) 5.2 kg [7.9 - 20.1 kg]
  1. Values for different BIA parameters. Age- and BMI-adapted reference values are shown in brackets. All values are below the normal range.