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Figure 1: Serum total and undercarboxylated osteocalcin levels in relation to the number of metabolic syndrome components. Data are expressed as mean ± SEM. A significant decrease in total osteocalcin levels was observed with a higher number of metabolic syndrome components ( ). A Similar trend was observed with the undercarboxylated osteocalcin but this did not reach statistical significance ( ).