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Correction to: Anthropometric and metabolic indices in assessment of type and severity of dyslipidemia
Journal of Physiological Anthropology volume 36, Article number: 40 (2017)
The original article was published in Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2017 36:19
After the publication of this work  an error was noticed in one of the formulas. Due to an oversight, a typographical error was identified in the formula for body roundness index (BRI) on page 3 of the article. The printed formula is:
Zaid M, Ameer F, Munir R, Rashid R, Farooq N, Hasnain S, et al. Anthropometric and metabolic indices in assessment of type and severity of dyslipidemia. J Physiol Anthropol. 2017;36:19.
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The original article can be found online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s40101-017-0134-x.