This colorful and educational Obesity Model demonstrates two of the most common areas of fat build up. Pear and Apple shaped bodies are displayed in two cross-sections (one left, one right) of the hip area. The Pear shape is mainly composed of subcutaneous fat. The Apple shape is composed of visceral and subcutaneous fat. Illustrating effects from obesity such as compression from visceral fat on the colon, common iliac artery and veins, ureter, small intestine, femoral nerve, etc. The education card depicts an Apple, Pear, and a normal section of the same areas with callouts. This model is a startling educational aid for classrooms and for patient education.
Pear size: 4-1/8 x 5-3/8 x 3-1/2. Apple size: 3-3/4 x 5-3/4 x 3-1/2. Made by GPI Anatomicals,