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What's the difference between cardiac dysmetabolic syndrome and metabolic syndrome?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Later but little!: It is a later used term for metabolic syndrome once vascular disease, usually of the heart is detected. Nonetheless, Insulin resistance is the universally agreed driving force. In cardiac dysmetabolic syndrome, diabetes 2 is usually present, but a very sad statistic is that one half of type 2 diabetics are only diagnosed after their first heart attack or stroke.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014

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Dr. Bart Denys
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Coronary arteries: Please rephrase this questions it doesn't make any sense in its current form. I'd be glad to answer if i can understand what you are asking :-).
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