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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience in Endocrinology
High risk obesity: Some people get overweight but get few complications. With metabolic syndrome, people gain weight and develop hyperlipidemia (high triglycerides, low ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Disease cluster...: A cluster of diseases in the making!however...Metabolic syndrome was called syndrome x: four facets-1. Torso obesity, 2.High blood pressure, 3.Poor ch ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Mildy complex!: However...Metabolic syndrome was called syndrome x: four facets-1. Torso obesity, 2.High blood pressure, 3.Poor cholesterol to HDL ratio, and 4.Tenden ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Several ways!: A cluster of diseases in the making!however...Metabolic syndrome was called syndrome x: four facets-1. Torso obesity, 2.High blood pressure, 3.Poor ch ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience in Endocrinology
Metabolic syndrome: Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of abnormalities: central obesity, hypertension, low hdl, high triglycerides, and some disorder of glucose (diabetes o ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Metabolic Syndrome: Metabolic syndrome (syndrome x) is characterized by weight on the middle, slowly developing hypertension, lipid abnormalities ( usually high tgs and l ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Many: First, most have an apple build, ie. Carry weight on the torso, rather than buttocks and extremities. Family hx of hbp, cholesterol problems, diabet ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Metabolic syndrome: Lose weight, start exercising, cut carbs other than non-starchy vegetables.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Metabolic syndrome include:: Abdominal obesity, Abdominal pain, Acanthosis nigricans, Acne, Angina, Enlarged liver, Excess hair, High blood pressure, Increased BMI, Sleep distur ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Metabolic syndrome is a risk factor for:: Brachial plexus injury, Erectile dysfunction, Essential hypertension, Rhabdomyolysis, Heart attack, BPH, ST elevation myocardial infarction, Polycys ... Read More

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