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The Combined Effect of Hyperuricemia and Overweight/Obesity on Risk of Hypertension in Adults

The study about the effect of hyperuricemia and overweight/obesity on risk of hypertension shows that the hyperuricemia and overweight/obesity are independent risk factors for hypertension, they increase risk to a much greater extent when present together.


Background: While hyperuricemia and overweight/obesity can act alone to increase the prevalence of hypertension, few studies have examined their combined effect. Materials and

12 Jun, 2015
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e-Published: 12 Jun, 2015


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