Serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and risk of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes in middle-aged Japanese men.

@article{Nakanishi2004SerumGA,
  title={Serum gamma-glutamyltransferase and risk of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes in middle-aged Japanese men.},
  author={Noriyuki Nakanishi and Kenji Suzuki and Kozo Tatara},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={
          1427-32
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between serum gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) and risk of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes in Japanese male office workers. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS This study included 2,957 metabolic syndrome-free men and 3,260 nondiabetic men aged 35-59 years who did not have medication for hepatitis, alanine aminotransferase (ALT) levels higher than three times the upper limit of the reference range, or a history of cardiovascular disease at study entry… CONTINUE READING

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