Metabolic Syndrome – Symptoms & Treatments

Metabolic Syndrome is the condition of central (abdomen and chest) obesity with associated diseases like abnormal blood glucose (Diabetes or Pre-diabetes), Dyslipidemia (abnormal blood cholesterol) and Hypertension (high blood pressure). Metabolic Surgery deals with surgery for the management of Metabolic Syndrome. Metabolic syndrome is the combination of several medical problems associated with morbid obesity: high blood pressure, glucose intolerance/insulin resistance, excess body fat and high cholesterol. Identifying metabolic syndrome is important because the syndrome increases the risk for cardiovascular disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, kidney disease, and other problems.The important surgical method for treating metabolic syndrome are

  • GASTRIC BYPASS
  • SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY

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