hypoglycemia

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hy·po·gly·ce·mi·a

 (hī′pō-glī-sē′mē-ə)
n.
An abnormally low level of glucose in the blood.

hy•po•gly•ce•mi•a

(ˌhaɪ poʊ glaɪˈsi mi ə)

n.
an abnormally low level of glucose in the blood.
[1890–95; hypo- + glyc(o)- + -emia]
hy`po•gly•ce′mic, adj.

hy·po·gly·ce·mi·a

(hī′pō-glī-sē′mē-ə)
An abnormally low level of sugar in the blood, usually caused by too much insulin and resulting in weakness and dizziness.

hypoglycemia

a condition in which the level of glucose in the blood is abnormally low. — hypoglycemic, adj.
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hypoglycemia

Low blood sugar, which can cause anxiety, tremors, weakness, and even unconsciousness and death.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypoglycemia - abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
insulin reaction, insulin shock - hypoglycemia produced by excessive insulin in the system causing coma
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
hyperglycaemia, hyperglycemia - abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
Translations
hypoglykemiamatala verensokeri
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hipoglicemia

hy·po·gly·ce·mi·a

n. hipoglicemia, hipoglucemia, disminución anormal del contenido de glucosa en la sangre.

hypoglycemia

n hipoglucemia
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On Monday, Sandra's family made an appeal in which they stated that she suffers from chronic reactive hypoglycemia which causes fainting and requires a special diet and medical attention.
Fatigue caused by reactive hypoglycemia or food allergy and fatigue that responded to basic nutritional supplements (such as B vitamins and magnesium) were also far more common than fatigue due to adrenal insufficiency.
A substantial subgroup of these patients develop rapid emptying of their surgically created pouch, with resultant reactive hypoglycemia that contributes to grazing and other maladaptive eating behaviors, hypothesized Dr.
In our study, we present a patient with ocular myasthenia, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and iron deficiency anemia who later developed reactive hypoglycemia.
Your symptoms suggest reactive hypoglycemia, which usually occurs after heavy refined carbohydrate intake; why the orange juice doesn't cause it along with the other carbohydrate-rich foods, I don't know.

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