Metabolic syndrome refers to a pathological state in which the body's carbohydrates, fats, metabolic disorder proteins and other substances undergo metabolic dysfunction.
It has several characteristics.
1 a variety of metabolic disorders, including obesity, hyperglycemia, hypertension, dyslipidemia, hyperviscosity, hyperuricemia, hyperfatty liver, hyperinsulinemia.
② There is a common pathological basis, and it is often considered that insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia caused by obesity, especially central obesity, are the common causes.
③ can increase a variety of diseases, such as hypertension, coronary heart disease, stroke and even cancer.
Including sex hormone-related breast cancer, endometrial cancer, prostate cancer, pancreatic cancer of the digestive system, liver and gallbladder cancer, colon cancer, etc.
There are common preventive and therapeutic techniques to prevent and treat one metabolic disorder, which is more beneficial to the prevention and treatment of other related metabolic disorders.
The Medical Association's Diabetes Division recommends the following diagnostic criteria
1. Overweight and (or obese) BMI ≥ 25 (BMI is weight in kilograms divided by height in meters squared).
2. Diagnosed diabetes, or fasting blood glucose ≥ 6.1 mmolu002FL and/or 2 hours postprandial blood glucose ≥ 7.8 mmolu002FL.
3. Patients with hypertensive disease.
4. Hyperlipidemia: fasting dyslipidemia, fasting blood triglycerides 1.7mmol/L, and/or fasting blood lipids HDL-C <0.9mmol/L.
The diagnosis of metabolic dysfunction syndrome can be confirmed if three or all of the above four components are present.