Is Plasma Homocysteine Level Associated With Metabolic Syndrome Components in Adolescents?


Budak N. , Yazici C. , Oeztuerk A. , BAYRAM F. , MAZICIOĞLU M. M. , Kurtoglu S.

METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS, cilt.7, ss.357-361, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/met.2008.0037
  • Dergi Adı: METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.357-361

Özet

Background: This study investigated whether serum homocysteine (Hcy) level is associated with metabolic syndrome components, including high waist circumference ( WC), hypertriglyceridemia, low high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C), elevated systolic blood pressure (SBP), and insulin resistance (IR) in adolescents living in Central Anatolia, Turkey.