Hypoglycemia

Common Name(s)

Hypoglycemia

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Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Hypoglycemia" for support, advocacy or research.

Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

http://www.isabellasaviary.com

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hypoglycemia" returned 659 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Using miglitol at 30 min before meal is effective in hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia after a total gastrectomy.
 

Author(s): Jun Shirakawa, Yuko Murohashi, Noriko Okazaki, Shunsuke Yamazaki, Tetsuya Tamura, Tomoko Okuyama, Yu Togashi, Yasuo Terauchi

Journal: Endocr. J.. 2014 Nov;61(11):1115-23.

 

A 45-year-old woman who had undergone total gastrectomy for gastric cancer presented with a history of postprandial hypoglycemic episodes with loss of consciousness after meals. Laboratory findings revealed marked hyperinsulinemia and hypoglycemia after a meal. We first treated the ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2014

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Glycemic goals in diabetes: trade-off between glycemic control and iatrogenic hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Philip E Cryer

Journal: Diabetes. 2014 Jul;63(7):2188-95.

 

The selection of a glycemic goal in a person with diabetes is a compromise between the documented upside of glycemic control-the partial prevention or delay of microvascular complications-and the documented downside of glycemic control-the recurrent morbidity and potential mortality ...

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2014

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Sirolimus in severe hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Senthil Senniappan, Robert E Brown, Khalid Hussain

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Jun;370(25):2448-9.

 

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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The terms "Hypoglycemia" returned 70 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hypoglycemia induced by insulin as a triggering factor of cognitive deficit in diabetic children.
 

Author(s): Vanessa Rodrigues Vilela, Any de Castro Ruiz Marques, Christiano Rodrigues Schamber, Roberto Barbosa Bazotte

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This paper provides an overview of insulin-induced hypoglycemia as a triggering factor of cognitive deficit in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. For this purpose, databases from 1961 to 2013 were used with the objective of detecting the primary publications that address the ...

Last Updated: 5 May 2014

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Management of endocrine disease: a clinical update on tumor-induced hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Pedro Iglesias, Juan J Díez

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Tumor-induced hypoglycemia (TIH) is a rare clinical entity that may occur in patients with diverse kinds of tumor lineages and that may be caused by different mechanisms. These pathogenic mechanisms include the eutopic insulin secretion by a pancreatic islet β-cell tumor, and also ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014

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Determination of insulin for the diagnosis of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Diva D De León, Charles A Stanley

Journal: Best Pract. Res. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab.. 2013 Dec;27(6):763-9.

 

Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia is the most common cause of persistent hypoglycemia in children and adults. The diagnosis of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia relies on the evaluation of the biochemical profile at the time of hypoglycemia, however, contrary to common perception, plasma ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2013

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Insulin Degludec and Symptomatic Nocturnal Hypoglycaemia
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus; Nocturnal Hypoglycemia; Recurrent Severe Hypoglycaemia

 

Last Updated: 14 Jul 2014

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Hypoglycemia and Autonomic Nervous System Function
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypoglycemia

 

Last Updated: 20 Mar 2013

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Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) and the Heart
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypoglycemia; Type 2 Diabetes

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2015

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