TITLE

High Hypoglycemia Risk with Low Plasma Glucose during Dialysis

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Kidney;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p252
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the effect of dialysis on hypoglycemia in diabetic patients. Finding that patients undergoing dialysis may become hypoglycemic without being aware of it. Blunted hormonal response to hypoglycemia; Decrease in plasma glucose.
ACCESSION #
5871747

 

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