What is non esterified free fatty acid?

Also known as: NEFFA, NEFA, free fatty acids, triglycerides, triacylglycerides, TAG

Measuring the level of non esterified free fatty acids, the major component of triglycerides in the bloodstream is useful in determining how well somebody is controlling their non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus symptoms.

Reviewed by: Sajel L Kana, MD

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