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Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 920983, 7 pages
Clinical Study

Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Urban India

1Research Laboratories, P. D. Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai 400016, India
2Department of Preventive Medicine, Grant Medical College and Sir J. J. Hospital, Mumbai 400016, India
3Department Laboratory Medicine, P. D. Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai 400016, India

Received 26 November 2010; Revised 21 February 2011; Accepted 16 March 2011

Academic Editor: Jean Davignon

Copyright © 2011 Apurva Sawant et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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