VEGF, the underlying factor for metabolic syndrome; fact or fiction?

Abstract

Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is currently diagnosed by the co-presence of at least three of the five following abnormalities: abdominal obesity, dysglycaemia, elevated serum triglycerides, low high-density cholesterol (HDL) and finally elevated blood pressure. Metabolic syndrome increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes. This review… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.dsx.2016.12.004

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@article{Mazidi2017VEGFTU, title={VEGF, the underlying factor for metabolic syndrome; fact or fiction?}, author={Mohsen Mazidi and Peyman Rezaie and Andre Pascal Kengne and Maria Stathopoulou and Mohsen Azimi-Nezhad and Sophie Visvikis Siest}, journal={Diabetes & metabolic syndrome}, year={2017}, volume={11 Suppl 1}, pages={S61-S64} }