The Metabolomic Profile provides assessment of the likelihood of Metabolic syndrome in at-risk patients. The Metabolomic Profile evaluates seven biomarkers that may reflect a patient’s risk of developing Metabolic syndrome, which is identified by a cluster of cardiometabolic risk factors, with insulin resistance and adiposity as its central features. Identification of individuals with metabolic syndrome is important due to its association with an increased risk of and type 2 diabetes mellitus, renal damage and coronary heart disease. Early detection of risk for Metabolic Syndrome is very important because associated symptoms may not be evident until it is well advanced.
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5 to 7 days
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|Body Mass Index (BMI)||No|
|C-Reactive Protein; serum||86141||No|
|Creatinine; serum with eGFR||82565||No|
|Cystatin C; serum||82610||No|
|Glycomark (1,5-AG); serum||84378||Yes|
|Leptin : Adiponectin ratio||No|
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Doctor’s Data offers the Metabolomic Profile due to increasing awareness of the need to detect Metabolic syndrome before it progresses to adult-onset diabetes and related health consequences. The profile is designed to assess the likelihood of Metabolic syndrome (MetS) in at-risk patients. Metabolic syndrome may occur at all stages in life. The number of people with MetS has increased over the last two decades. It is estimated that greater than 18% of US adolescents, 30% of young – midlife adults, and 40% of senior adults (> 70 y.o.) have MetS.
The incidense of MetS is increasing at an alarming rate. Controllable epigenetic factors clearly have a causal role. Contributing factors may include obesity, insulin resistance, polycystic ovary disease, hormone imbalance or a sedentary, unhealthy (smoking, etc.) lifestyle. “Over nutrition” and poor dietary choices (highly processed, high fat, high salt, high sugar “empty-calorie” foods), combined with sedentary habits interact with our genetic programming: we store extra calories as fat. Fat cells (adipocytes) produce hormones (adipokines) that interact with the hypothalamus and or immune system and may have pro-inflammatory or anti-inflammatory effects. Altered adipokine levels have been observed in MetS. Insulin (fasting) resistance is a hallmark feature of MetS. The biomarkers that constitute the Metabolomic Profile include: