Indices of Central and Peripheral Obesity; Anthropometric Measurements and Laboratory Parameters of Metabolic Syndrome and Thyroid Function

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ARAS S., Ustunsoy S., Armutcu F.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.32, no.4, pp.414-420, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/balkanmedj.2015.151218
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.414-420


Background: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) and obesity are serious health problems in the World, including Turkey. Contemporary studies have suggested a meaningful association between insulin resistance (IR), MetS parameters, and thyroid function tests.