Metabolic Syndrome Common in Patients With Lupus

(HealthDay News) As with the general population, metabolic syndrome (MetS) is common among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), research in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases suggests. “The frequency of MetS was not significantly different from that of the control group, but almost half of the patients were found with this syndrome,” the authors write.

  -International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 2018; doi: 10.1111/1756-185X.13276.
  Thu, 12 Apr 2018 FAMILY PRACTICE  

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