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H Sarathy, G Henriquez, MK Abramowitz, H Kramer, SE Rosas, T Johns, J Kumar, A Skversky, F Kaskel and ML Melamed
Abstract
Kidney dysfunction in obesity may be independent of and may precede the development of hypertension and/or diabetes mellitus. We aimed to examine if abdominal obesity is associated with early markers of CKD in a young healthy population and whether these associations differ by race and/or ethnicity.
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Concepts
Childhood obesity, Myocardial infarction, Nutrition, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, Hypertension, Diabetes mellitus, Chronic kidney disease
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