Hypertriglyceridemic Waist

Known as: Enlarged Waist Elevated Triglycerides, Hypertriglyceridemic Waist [Disease/Finding], Waist, Hypertriglyceridemic 
A screening phenotype consisting of both elevated WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE and elevated fasting TRIGLYCERIDES level.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether the hypertriglyceridemic waist (HW) phenotype and waist-to-height ratio (WHTR) are associated… (More)
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2012
2012
The aim of the present study was to compare the ability of the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype and the National Cholesterol… (More)
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2011
2011
Aim:To study the prevalence of hypertriglyceridemic waist (HTGW) in an urban adult Spanish population and its association with… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Abdominal visceral adiposity in early pregnancy has been associated with impaired glucose tolerance in later pregnancy… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE Greater accumulation of visceral fat is strongly linked to risk of cardiovascular disease. However, elevated waist… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The worldwide increase in the prevalence and incidence of type 2 diabetes represents a tremendous challenge for the Canadian… (More)
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2007
2007
Background:Few studies suggest that the combined increase in plasma triglycerides (TG) and in waist circumference (WC), termed… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND No evidence exists regarding the prevalence of the hypertriglyceridemic waist phenotype in adolescents. We aimed to… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Elevated plasma triglycerides (TG) and waist girth (hypertriglyceridemic waist (HTGW)) has been associated with… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Abdominal fat and circulating triacylglycerols increase with age, which indicates lipid overaccumulation. Enlarged… (More)
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