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Metabolic syndrome and inflammation in adipose tissue occur at different times in animals submitted to a high-sugar/fat diet
Obesity is associated with low-grade inflammation, triggered in adipose tissue, which may occur due to an excess of SFA from the diet that can be recognised by Toll-like receptor-4. This condition is involved in the ...
Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Patients With Intermittent Claudication and its Correlation With the Segment of Arterial Obstruction
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, 2010)
The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Intermittent claudication reflects the presence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The aim of this study is to determine ...
Metabolic profile in women with polycystic ovary syndrome across adult life
Objective. To assess insulin sensitivity, insulin secretion and metabolic profile in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in different stages of reproductive life. Materials and methods. In a cross-sectional ...
Analysis of criteria for metabolic syndrome in a population-based study of Japanese-Brazilians
(Blackwell Publishing, 2005-07-01)
Objective: Criteria for metabolic syndrome (MS) differ particularly regarding the definition of central obesity and consequently, there could be differences in the assessment of cardiovascular risk. We estimated the ...
Metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents - criteria for diagnosis
In recent years, there has been a greater concern about the presence of obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents. However, there is no consensus regarding the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in children ...
Evaluation of Clinical and Inflammatory Markers of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Postmenopausal Women with Metabolic Syndrome
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, 2014-08-01)
Background: The aim of this study was to assess clinical and inflammatory markers in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome.Methods: This cross-sectional study included 180 ...
An approach to the etiology of metabolic syndrome