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Metabolic syndrome X

Introduction: Metabolic syndrome X

Description of Metabolic syndrome X

Metabolic syndrome X (medical condition): A syndrome characterized by a group of conditions that are considered...more »

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Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome:
  »Introduction: Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome
  »Symptoms of Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome

Metabolic syndrome X: A multifaceted syndrome characterized by HYPERINSULINEMIA; dyslipidemia (HYPERLIPIDEMIA); essential HYPERTENSION; abdominal OBESITY; and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE in individuals with INSULIN RESISTANCE. It is different from MICROVASCULAR ANGINA (cardiac syndrome X).
Source: Diseases Database

Metabolic syndrome X: A cluster of metabolic risk factors for CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES and TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS. The major components of metabolic syndrome X include excess ABDOMINAL FAT; atherogenic DYSLIPIDEMIA; HYPERTENSION; HYPERGLYCEMIA; INSULIN RESISTANCE; a proinflammatory state; and a prothrombotic (THROMBOSIS) state. (from AHA/NHLBI/ADA Conference Proceedings, Circulation 2004; 109:551-556).
Source: MeSH 2007

Metabolic syndrome X: Related Topics

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Metabolic syndrome X: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Metabolic syndrome X is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Metabolic syndrome X, or a subtype of Metabolic syndrome X, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Metabolic syndrome X as a Disease

Metabolic syndrome X: Another name for Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome
  »Symptoms of Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome

Metabolic syndrome X: Related Diseases

Metabolic syndrome X: Metabolic syndrome X is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Metabolic syndrome X (Abdominal obesity metabolic syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Metabolic syndrome X incude:

Metabolic syndrome X: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

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