Cut-Off Points of Visceral Adipose Tissue Associated with Metabolic Syndrome in Military Men

Visceral adipose tissue (VAT) has high metabolic activity and secretes a larger number of adipokines that are related to the inflammatory process. Quantifying VAT could estimate the risk of developing Metabolic Syndrome (MetS). This study was designed to determine the VAT cut-off points assessed by...

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Main Authors: Samir Ezequiel da Rosa, Amina Chain Costa, Marcos S. R. Fortes, Runer Augusto Marson, Eduardo Borba Neves, Laercio Camilo Rodrigues, Paula Fernandez Ferreira, Jose Fernandes Filho
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: MDPI AG 2021-07-01
Series:Healthcare
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DXA
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2227-9032/9/7/886

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