Metabolic Syndrome (cont.)
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Exams and Tests
A detailed history and physical examination should be performed. Each individual component of the syndrome should be evaluated distinctly. All of the following exams or tests may be warranted:
Cardiac risk factors can be assessed to estimate cardiovascular risk. These may include blood tests for homocysteine and C-reactive protein (CRP) levels, electrocardiograms, angiograms, and more detailed assessments if necessary.
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