BMI Calculator for gastric sleeve

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BMI Calculator for Gastric Sleeve: A Comprehensive Overview

Considering a gastric sleeve procedure? Understanding your Body Mass Index (BMI) is a crucial step in evaluating your eligibility and assessing potential health benefits. The BMI calculator serves as a valuable tool in this process.

What is BMI and Its Relevance to Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

BMI is a numeric representation of the relationship between your weight and height. For individuals contemplating gastric sleeve surgery, having a clear understanding of BMI is essential. This metric aids medical professionals in determining if you meet the criteria for the procedure and helps forecast potential outcomes.

Using the BMI Calculator: A Step-by-Step Guide

  1. Measure Your Weight: Begin by obtaining your current weight, ideally in kilograms for precision.
  2. Measure Your Height: Record your height, typically in meters. Ensure consistent units for accurate calculations.
  3. Input the Data: Use the BMI formula – BMI = Weight (kg) / (Height (m))^2. Square the height before dividing to get your BMI value.
  4. Interpret the Results: Assess your BMI against standard categories – Underweight, Normal Weight, Overweight, and Obesity. This evaluation is crucial in determining if gastric sleeve surgery is a viable option for you.

BMI Calculator

BMI Classification Table

Category BMI Range
Underweight Less than 18.5
Normal weight 18.5 - 24.9
Overweight 25 - 29.9
Obesity 30 or greater
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BMI Reference Table
To use the table, find the appropriate height in the left-hand column labeled Height. Move across to a given weight (in pounds). The number at the top of the column is the BMI at that height and weight.
Pounds have been rounded off.
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BMI 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35
Height
(inches)
Body Weight (pounds)
58 91 96 100 105 110 115 119 124 129 134 138 143 148 153 158 162 167
59 94 99 104 109 114 119 124 128 133 138 143 148 153 158 163 168 173
60 97 102 107 112 118 123 128 133 138 143 148 153 158 163 168 174 179
61 100 106 111 116 122 127 132 137 143 148 153 158 164 169 174 180 185
62 104 109 115 120 126 131 136 142 147 153 158 164 169 175 180 186 191
63 107 113 118 124 130 135 141 146 152 158 163 169 175 180 186 191 197
64 110 116 122 128 134 140 145 151 157 163 169 174 180 186 192 197 204
65 114 120 126 132 138 144 150 156 162 168 174 180 186 192 198 204 210
66 118 124 130 136 142 148 155 161 167 173 179 186 192 198 204 210 216
67 121 127 134 140 146 153 159 166 172 178 185 191 198 204 211 217 223
68 125 131 138 144 151 158 164 171 177 184 190 197 203 210 216 223 230
69 128 135 142 149 155 162 169 176 182 189 196 203 209 216 223 230 236
70 132 139 146 153 160 167 174 181 188 195 202 209 216 222 229 236 243
71 136 143 150 157 165 172 179 186 193 200 208 215 222 229 236 243 250
72 140 147 154 162 169 177 184 191 199 206 213 221 228 235 242 250 258
73 144 151 159 166 174 182 189 197 204 212 219 227 235 242 250 257 265
74 148 155 163 171 179 186 194 202 210 218 225 233 241 249 256 264 272
75 152 160 168 176 184 192 200 208 216 224 232 240 248 256 264 272 279
76 156 164 172 180 189 197 205 213 221 230 238 246 254 263 271 279 287