Hyperinsulinaemia — a Potential Link Between Impaired Glucose Tolerance, Hypertension, Obesity and Internal Cation Imbalance

  • M. Modan
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Abstract

In this presentation evidence will be given that hyperinsulinaemia links not only impaired glucose tolerance, obesity and hypertension (the GOH conditions) but also elevated serum uric acid (SUA), elevated serum triglycerides (STG) as well as increased erythrocyte (RBC) Na+, decreased RBC K+ and increased plasma K+.

Keywords

Sugar Obesity Triglyceride Aldosterone Hyperin 

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