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 649 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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Risk of cardiac arrhythmias during hypoglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk.
 

Author(s): Elaine Chow, Alan Bernjak, Scott Williams, Robert A Fawdry, Steve Hibbert, Jenny Freeman, Paul J Sheridan, Simon R Heller

Journal: Diabetes. 2014 May;63(5):1738-47.

 

Recent trials of intensive glycemic control suggest a possible link between hypoglycemia and excess cardiovascular mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes. Hypoglycemia might cause arrhythmias through effects on cardiac repolarization and changes in cardiac autonomic activity. ...

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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The terms "Hypoglycemia" returned 69 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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When hypoglycemia is not obvious: diagnosing and treating under-recognized and undisclosed hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Colin Kenny

Journal: Prim Care Diabetes. 2014 Apr;8(1):3-11.

 

Hypoglycemia continues to be a significant problem for patients with diabetes. The incidence remains high but patients may also be under-reporting hypoglycemic events for various reasons, including hypoglycemia unawareness and deliberate non-reporting. This restricts the ability of ...

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2014

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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: 16 Jul 2014

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