Independent influence of insulin, catecholamines, and thyroid hormones on metabolic syndrome.

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The objective of this study was to examine whether metabolic syndrome, defined according to adult treatment panel III criteria, is associated with insulin, catecholamines, and thyroid hormones, independently of age and gender. A cohort of 651 euthyroid overweight and obese patients, 440 women and 211 men, aged 18-68 years, were examined. Central fat… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/oby.2008.382

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@article{Pergola2008IndependentIO, title={Independent influence of insulin, catecholamines, and thyroid hormones on metabolic syndrome.}, author={Giovanni de Pergola and Francesco Giorgino and Ritanna Benigno and Pietro Guida and Riccardo Giorgino}, journal={Obesity}, year={2008}, volume={16 11}, pages={2405-11} }