Prolonged successful therapy for hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia after gastric bypass: the pathophysiological role of GLP1 and its response to a somatostatin analogue
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K S Myint, J R Greenfield, I S Farooqi, E Henning, Jens Juul Holst, N Finer
Spontaneous hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia following gastric bypass surgery (GBS) is increasingly recognised. However, its pathophysiology remains unclear. Some patients require pancreatectomy. Medical therapy with calcium channel blockers, acarbose and diazoxide has been reported to be beneficial but has variable adherence and response.
|Journal||European Journal of Endocrinology|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|
- Adult, Female, Gastric Bypass, Glucagon-Like Peptide 1, Humans, Nesidioblastosis, Octreotide, Somatostatin, Time Factors