Lipocitos (células grasas)

Cuando la ingesta de energía es igual al gasto, no hay expansión de las células grasas (lipocitos) para acomodar el exceso. Solamente cuando se ingieren más calorías que las utilizadas la grasa extra se almacena en los lipocitos y el individuo comienza a acumular grasa.

Lipocitos (células grasas)

Revision

Last reviewed 8/30/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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