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what is it called when....3 weeks

...you get like a lower belly that hangs way down? I've heard different terms, and not sure if they're appropriate to use? What should I call it? I am trying to reproduce that with padding and want to know what it's called. Thanks gang!

what is it called when....3 weeks

The term I am most familiar is a "Mother's Apron" . An old GF ( large double belly )called her lower belly that.

what is it called when....3 weeks

The clinical term for that is a "pannus".

what is it called when....3 weeks

nofbar:
The clinical term for that is a "pannus".


It looks like the proper term is panniculus, but it's a common mistake:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panniculus