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Objective: To observe any significant association between Serum Uric Acid and Obesity.
Material and Methods: Hundred obese subjects above 40 years of age were randomly selected for the study. Subjects having any other illness were not included in the study. Hundred non-obese subjects were taken as control subjects.
Results: We observed that Serum Uric Acid was higher in both male and female obese subjects. Hence there is a positive association between Serum uric Acid and Obesity (p<0.05).
Conclusion: Our study showed a significant association between Obesity and Serum Uric Acid (p<0.05)
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