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

  • M. Modan
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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+.


Impaired Glucose Tolerance Serum Uric Acid Glucose Intolerance Insulin Response Abnormal Glucose Tolerance 
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