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 643 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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National trends in US hospital admissions for hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia among Medicare beneficiaries, 1999 to 2011.
 

Author(s): Kasia J Lipska, Joseph S Ross, Yun Wang, Silvio E Inzucchi, Karl Minges, Andrew J Karter, Elbert S Huang, Mayur M Desai, Thomas M Gill, Harlan M Krumholz

Journal: JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul;174(7):1116-24.

 

The increasing intensity of diabetes mellitus management over the past decade may have resulted in lower rates of hyperglycemic emergencies but higher rates of hospital admissions for hypoglycemia among older adults. Trends in these hospitalizations and subsequent outcomes are not known.

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2014

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Sirolimus therapy in infants with severe hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Senthil Senniappan, Sanda Alexandrescu, Nina Tatevian, Pratik Shah, Ved Arya, Sarah Flanagan, Sian Ellard, Dyanne Rampling, Michael Ashworth, Robert E Brown, Khalid Hussain

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Mar;370(12):1131-7.

 

Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia is the most common cause of severe, persistent neonatal hypoglycemia. The treatment of hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia that is unresponsive to diazoxide is subtotal pancreatectomy. We examined the effectiveness of the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) ...

Last Updated: 20 Mar 2014

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Hypoglycemia" returned 67 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Cardiovascular importance of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Ivan Tkác

Journal: Diabetes Care. 2013 Aug;36 Suppl 2():S267-71.

 

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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: 16 Jul 2014

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