- HMDB0000289 (Uric acid)
- Detected and Quantified
- Data source
- 400.0 +/- 103.2 uM
- Adult (>18 years old)
High risk for type 2 diabetes.
A higher risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) was defined as: (1) first-degree relative with
DM or (2) previous fasting plasma glucose >= 5.4 mmol/L. Subjects
were consecutively included from the outpatient clinic of the Diabetes
Unit of the Hospital Clinic, who attended a diabetes prevention program.
None had known their oral glucose tolerance state before inclusion
in this study, and none was receiving a diuretic treatment.
- Costa A, Iguala I, Bedini J, Quinto L, Conget I: Uric acid concentration in subjects at risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus: relationship to components of the metabolic syndrome. Metabolism. 2002 Mar;51(3):372-5. [PubMed:11887176 ]