Le syndrome métabolique existe-t-il en Côte d’Ivoire ?

  title={Le syndrome m{\'e}tabolique existe-t-il en C{\^o}te d’Ivoire ?},
  author={M.-L. Hauhouot-Attoungbr{\'e} and S.E.D. Yayo and A. Ake-Edjeme and H. F. Yapi and H. Ahibo and D. Monnet},
  journal={Immuno-analyse & Biologie Specialisee},
  • M.-L. Hauhouot-Attoungbré, S.E.D. Yayo, +3 authors D. Monnet
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Immuno-analyse & Biologie Specialisee
  • Summary The metabolic syndrome is a particular state of morbidity characterized by the association of several factors contributing to the increase in the cardiovascular risk. This constellation of factors associates the glucose intolerance and its corollary, the hyperglycemia, the overweight, the hypertriglyceridemia, the fall of the HDL-cholesterol and arterial hypertension. In Africa, it is difficult to evaluate in the actual prevalence of the metabolic syndrome. The present study’s aims were… CONTINUE READING
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