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Is waist measured at narrowest point between lower rib and top of hip bone or at midpoint in between?
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Waist measurement
Waist measurement is done at the top of the hipbone, which is usually where the belly button is.
See the link below for reference. http://www.webmd.com/diet/waist-measurement.

In brief: Waist measurement
Waist measurement is done at the top of the hipbone, which is usually where the belly button is.
See the link below for reference. http://www.webmd.com/diet/waist-measurement.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Nicole Bressler
Emergency Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Belly Button
You can measure your waist at the level of your belly button.

In brief: Belly Button
You can measure your waist at the level of your belly button.
Nicole Bressler
Nicole Bressler
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