A case of metabolic syndrome

  • Rabia Khatoon
  • Ee Ming Khoo
Keywords: metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease, diagnosis, management


This case report illustrates a 40-year-old woman who presented with chest discomfort that was subsequently diagnosed to have metabolic syndrome. Metabolic syndrome is a common condition associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. As primary care providers, we should be detect this condition early, intervene and prevent appropriately before complications occur.


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KhatoonR., & KhooE. M. (2006). A case of metabolic syndrome. Malaysian Family Physician, 1(2 & 3), 4. Retrieved from https://www.e-mfp.org/ojs3/index.php/MFP/article/view/194
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