hypoglycaemia


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hypoglycaemia

(ˌhaɪpəʊɡlaɪˈsiːmɪə) or

hypoglycemia

n
(Pathology) pathol an abnormally small amount of sugar in the blood
[C20: from hypo- + glyco- + -aemia]
ˌhypoglyˈcaemic, ˌhypoglyˈcemic adj
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Noun1.hypoglycaemia - 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
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Translations

hypoglycaemia

hypoglycemia (US) [ˌhaɪpəʊglaɪˈsiːmɪə] Nhipoglucemia f
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hypoglycaemia

, (US) hypoglycemia
n (Med) → Hypoglykämie f (spec), → Unterzuckerung f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Impaired hypoglycaemia awareness is defined as poor alertness and therefore poor responsiveness to the signs and symptoms of hypoglycaemia (3).
After delivery, the infants of diabetic mothers (IDM) are at risk of having respiratory distress syndrome and multiple metabolic complications, including hypoglycaemia. Complications have been related to time of diagnosis of DM and the type and control of DM.
Hypoglycaemia is a very important and potentially preventable short-term complication occurring in diabetics on drug therapy.
[USA], Apr 7 (ANI): A new study has shown that a recently discovered protein called neuronostatin could give new ways to treat and prevent hypoglycaemia, which is sometimes deadly for people with diabetes.
Perceived symptoms of hypoglycaemia in elderly type 2 diabetic patients treated with insulin.
Study on awareness of symptoms of hypoglycaemia & Early management among patients with diabetes.
However, there are significant unique challenges in managing insulin injections in this age group due to unpredictable eating and activity patterns, less subcutaneous fat, increased risk of hypoglycaemia, and the child's inability to communicate symptoms and comprehend the need for insulin.
M2 PHARMA-December 26, 2018-European Medicines Agency Grants Orphan Drug Designation for Xeris' Investigational Ready-to-Use Glucagon for the Treatment of Non-Insulinoma Pancreatogenous Hypoglycaemia Syndrome (NIPHS)
Global Banking News-September 28, 2018-Zealand Pharma initiates paediatric phase 3 trial with dasiglucagon for treatment of severe hypoglycaemia in children
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 28, 2018-Zealand Pharma initiates paediatric phase 3 trial with dasiglucagon for treatment of severe hypoglycaemia in children
Inpatient hypoglycaemia: A study of nursing management.