Journal of Cosmetology & Trichology

ISSN: 2471-9323

Open Access

Fatou Cisse

Department of Odontostomatology, Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar, Senegal

  • Full Length Research Paper   
    Association Between Hyperuricemia and Metabolic Syndrome in a Senegalese Population
    Author(s): Fatou Cisse*

    Background: Metabolic Syndrome (MS) is a real public health problem in our regions. Its severity requires early detection strategies based on clinical, anthropometric and biological criteria to ensure adequate management of this condition. Hyperuricemia, although not part of these criteria, is frequently associated with MS components. Thus, we have set ourselves the goal of finding a relationship between uric acid and MS. Methodology: We conducted a prospective study on 441 subjects received as part of an annual medical visit. The subjects included in the study benefited from a complete clinical examination and blood tests provided by this annual medical check (including blood sugar, lipid status, uric acid). The biochemical parameters were determined using enzymatic methods adapted to the A15 automaton. The metabolic syndrome has been defined according to the criteria of NCEP-ATP III.. Read More»

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