Association of Metabolic Syndrome Parameters with TT3 and FT3/FT4 Ratio in Obese Turkish Population


Tarcin O., Abanonu G. B. , Yazici D., Tarcin O.

METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS, cilt.10, ss.137-142, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/met.2011.0098
  • Dergi Adı: METABOLIC SYNDROME AND RELATED DISORDERS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.137-142

Özet

Background: Obesity and metabolic syndrome are major health problems worldwide, including Turkey. Recent studies have shown an association between thyroid function tests and metabolic syndrome parameters. In this study, we aimed to determine the frequency of metabolic syndrome in an obese Turkish population and the relationship between metabolic syndrome and thyroid functions.