Study of Lipid Profile in Obesity

  • Md Touhidul Islam Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, Sheikh Hasina Medical College, Tangail
  • Shah Abdul Latif Professor Shah Abdul Latif, Member Bangladesh Public Service Commission, Dhaka
  • Md Suhel Al Mujahid Reza Assistant professor, Department of Urology, SHMC, Tangail
  • M Rokonozzaman Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, Jahurul Islam Medical College & Hospital, Kishoreganj
  • AQM Ataul Haque Associate Professor and Head, Department of Anatomy, Khwaja Yunus Ali Medical College, Enayetpur, Sirajgonj
Keywords: Lipid profile, HDL Cholesterol, LDL Cholesterol, Triacylglecerol, Obesity

Abstract

Background: Now a day's obesity is a burden Worldwide. The Prevalence of obesity is increasing in both the developed and developing Countries.

Objectives: To investigate lipid profile in obesity.

Methods: This study was carried out in the Department of Physiology, Mymensing Medical College, Mymensing, Bangladesh during the period of January 2009 to December 2009. Lipid profile was measured in 150 cases of over weight and obese.

Results: Serum total cholesterol, triacylglecerol, LDLcholesterol were high in obese group but HDL cholesterol was high in non-obese group.

Conclusion: Obesity affects blood lipid & lipoprotein metabolism.

KYAMC Journal Vol. 9, No.-3, October 2018, Page 115-119

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2018-12-04
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Islam, M. T., Latif, S., Reza, M. S. A., Rokonozzaman, M., & Haque, A. (2018). Study of Lipid Profile in Obesity. KYAMC Journal, 9(3), 115-119. https://doi.org/10.3329/kyamcj.v9i3.38782
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