Metabolic Syndrome X


Cardiovascular Syndrome, Metabolic

Cardiovascular Syndromes, Metabolic

Dysmetabolic Syndrome X

Insulin Resistance Syndrome X

Metabolic Cardiovascular Syndrome

Metabolic X Syndrome

Reaven Syndrome X

Syndrome X, Dysmetabolic

Syndrome X, Insulin Resistance

Syndrome X, Metabolic

Syndrome X, Reaven

Syndrome, Metabolic Cardiovascular

Syndrome, Metabolic X

X Syndrome, Metabolic

A cluster of metabolic risk factors for CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES and TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS. The major components of metabolic syndrome X include excess ABDOMINAL FAT; atherogenic DYSLIPIDEMIA; HYPERTENSION; HYPERGLYCEMIA; INSULIN RESISTANCE; a proinflammatory state; and a prothrombotic (THROMBOSIS) state. (from AHA/NHLBI/ADA Conference Proceedings, Circulation 2004; 109:551-556)