Metabolic Syndrome and Ischemic Stroke

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Abbas Hamza Nejm, Hassan Muter Arab, Ayar shakir Jawad


Background :

Patients with metabolic syndrome are more likely to have an ischemic stroke.


This research aimed to see whether metabolic syndrome was linked to ischemic stroke in patients.

Patients and methods:

Forty-five patients admitted to Afaq general hospital in Al-Qadisiyah with ischemic stroke confirmed by CT/scan were examined and screened for metabolic syndrome criteria.


Metabolic syndrome was present in 40% of ischemic stroke patients, with metabolic syndrome being more common in females than males.

Conclusion :

These results suggest that there is a strong link between metabolic syndrome and ischemic stroke, which is more common in women

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Abbas Hamza Nejm, Hassan Muter Arab, Ayar shakir Jawad. (2021). Metabolic Syndrome and Ischemic Stroke. Annals of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology, 2408 –. Retrieved from