Metabolic syndrome is associated with incidence of deep cerebral microbleeds

@inproceedings{Mitaki2018MetabolicSI,
  title={Metabolic syndrome is associated with incidence of deep cerebral microbleeds},
  author={Shingo Mitaki and Hiroyuki Takayoshi and Tomonori Nakagawa and Atsushi Nagai and Hiroaki Oguro and Shuhei Yamaguchi},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2018}
}
Metabolic syndrome (MetS) has been associated with silent brain lesions; however, there are no data on the relationship between MetS and the incidence of cerebral microbleeds (CMBs) in Asian populations. The aim of this study was to evaluate the longitudinal association between MetS and incidence of CMBs in the Japanese population. We performed a… CONTINUE READING