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Table 1 Criteria for clinical diagnosis of metabolic syndrome components according to four definitions

From: Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in non-diabetic, pregnant Angolan women according to four diagnostic criteria and its effects on adverse perinatal outcomes

Components of MetS NCEP–ATP III [5] JIS MetS Criteria [6] NCEP–ATP III, Bartha et al. [10] modification HNLBI/AHA, Chatzi et al. [8, 9] modification
Prerequisite None None None None
No of other criteria ≥3 of: ≥3 of: ≥3 of: ≥3 of:
Obesity WC >88 cm WC ≥ 80 cm PG/BMI >30 kg/m2 PG/BMI >30 kg/m2
Hypertension (mm/Hg) ≥130/85 ≥130/85 ≥130/85 ≥130/85
Decreased HDL-C <50 mg/dl <50 mg/dl <2 SD (40 mg/dl) <50 mg/dl
Hypertriglyceridemia ≥150 mg/dl ≥150 mg/dl ≥2 SD/GA (270 mg/dl) ≥150 mg/dl
Increased fasting hyperglycemia ≥110 mg/dl ≥100 mg/dl ≥105 mg/dl ≥100 mg/dl