Ferritin concentrations, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes in middle-aged and elderly chinese.

@article{Sun2008FerritinCM,
  title={Ferritin concentrations, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes in middle-aged and elderly chinese.},
  author={Liang Sun and O. H. Franco and Frank B Hu and Lu Cai and Zhijie Yu and Huaixing Li and Xingwang Ye and Qibin Qi and Jing Wang and An Pan and Yong Liu and Xu Lin},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2008},
  volume={93 12},
  pages={4690-6}
}
CONTEXT Elevated ferritin concentrations frequently cluster with well-established risk factors of diabetes including obesity, metabolic syndrome, chronic inflammation, and altered circulating adipokines. Few studies, however, have systematically evaluated the effect of these risk factors on ferritin-diabetes association, particularly in Chinese populations. OBJECTIVE We aimed to investigate, in a middle-aged and elderly Chinese population, whether elevated ferritin concentrations are… CONTINUE READING

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