Islet cell hyperplasia

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Islet cell hyperplasia

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The terms "Islet cell hyperplasia" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A rare case of non-insulinoma pancreatic hypoglycaemia syndrome (niphs) in an adult due to localised islet cell hyperplasia-successfully managed by enucleation.
 

Author(s): Hemanta K Nayak, Arpit Sothwal, Nishant Raizaida, Mradul kumar Daga, Anil kumar Agarwal, Garima Durga

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Persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycaemia is caused most commonly by an insulinoma in adults or by nesidioblastosis in neonates. In adults, localised islet cell hyperplasia is a rare disorder characterised by localised proliferation of islet cells. The authors present the case of ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2012

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Homozygous P86S mutation of the human glucagon receptor is associated with hyperglucagonemia, alpha cell hyperplasia, and islet cell tumor.
 

Author(s): Cuiqi Zhou, Deepti Dhall, Nicholas N Nissen, Chun-Rong Chen, Run Yu

Journal: Pancreas. 2009 Nov;38(8):941-6.

 

The goal of the study was to investigate the genetic and molecular basis of a novel syndrome of marked hyperglucagonemia and pancreatic alpha cell hyperplasia without glucagonoma syndrome.

Last Updated: 26 Oct 2009

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Islet cell hyperplasia of the pancreas presenting as hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia in an adult.
 

Author(s): Y W Kim, Y K Park, J H Park, S M Lee, J Lee, S W Ko, M H Yang

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2000 Jun;41(3):426-9.

 

A 72-year-old man who had suffered several episodes of syncope was diagnosed as having hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia. Although imaging studies and percutaneous transhepatic portal venous sampling did not reveal the existence of any tumors in the pancreas, distal pancreatectomy was ...

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2000

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