Symptoms of Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Most of these don’t cause problems that you can see or feel. They may only be found during a visit to your doctor or with routine tests. This is one reason why you should see your doctor as advised.

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Metabolic syndrome. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-topics/metabolic-syndrome. Accessed August 27, 2018.
Metabolic syndrome in adults. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.... Updated March 29, 2018. Accessed August 27, 2018.
Symptoms and diagnosis of metabolic syndrome. American Heart Association website. Available at: https://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/metabolic-syndrome/symptoms-and-diagnosis-of-metabolic-syndrome. Accessed August 27, 2018.
Last reviewed June 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Marcin Chwistek, MD
Last Updated: 8/27/2018

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