Prevalence of hyperuricemia and the relationship between serum uric acid and metabolic syndrome in the Asian Mongolian area.

@article{You2014PrevalenceOH,
  title={Prevalence of hyperuricemia and the relationship between serum uric acid and metabolic syndrome in the Asian Mongolian area.},
  author={Lili You and Aiping Liu and Gaowa Wuyun and Heping Wu and Peiyu Wang},
  journal={Journal of atherosclerosis and thrombosis},
  year={2014},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={355-65}
}
AIM To investigate the prevalence of hyperuricemia and the association between the serum uric aci (SUA) levels and incidence of metabolic syndrome (MetS) in the Mongolian area of China. METHODS This cross-sectional survey was based on a population of 1,426 subjects (809 men and 617 women) 20-80 years of age who were recruited from Inner Mongolia, China. Metabolic and anthropometric indicators were measured according to standard methods. Hyperuricemia was defined as an SUA level of ≥7.0 mg/dL… CONTINUE READING

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