Metabolic Syndrome

3 or more of:

  • Central obesity
  • Elevated triglycerides
  • Low HDL
  • Raised blood pressure
  • Raised fasting blood glucose

Think of a Goth with “BP” tattoo:

G – glucose – raised fasting glucose

O – obesity – central obesity

T – triglyceride – elevated triglycerides

H – HDL – low HDL

BP – raised BP