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Table 3 Results of Testing of Women with GDM Who Had No MetS at Initial Postpartum Testing, but Were Diagnosed with MetS by 12 Months, Displayed by Criteria and Composite Elements

From: Prevalence of glucose intolerance and metabolic syndrome within one year following delivery of a pregnancy complicated by gestational diabetes

  NCEP-ATP III Criteria IDF Criteria
Number % Number %
High density lipoprotein 0 0 2 14.3
Fasting blood sugar 13 72.2 11 78.6
Triglycerides 11 61.1 6 42.9
Blood Pressure 5 27.8 2 14.3
Body Mass Index (BMI) 8 44.4 0 0
Body Mass Index (BMI)/waist 0 0 1 7.1
Total 18 24.7 14/121 11.6