It is called syndrome X also, we talk about this syndrome when you have three out of five medical conditions which are:
1 – Central obesity,
2 – High blood pressure,
3 – High blood glucose,
4 – High triglyceride (TG),
5 – Low level of high-density lipoprotein (HDL).
It occurs in 20-25 of the adults worldwide, and in 34% of US adult. It carries a high risk for coronary artery disease and diabetes type 2.
Signs and symptoms:
For diagnosis we need either Central obesity or Diabetes 2 plus another two elements from above list.
There are three arms:
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