Skip to main content


Figure 3 | Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome

Figure 3

From: High serum ferritin level is an independent risk factor for metabolic syndrome in a Chinese male cohort population

Figure 3

Multiple adjusted odds radio and 95% CI of individual components of MetS according to quartile of ferritin. The OR values increased with increasing quartile group of serum ferritin concentrations in waist circumference, triglycerides, and low HDL (all p < 0.01). The serum ferritin level was associated with MetS components adjusting age, BMI, smoking status, alcohol stake, family history of chronic diseases.

Back to article page