hypoglycemia(redirected from persistent infant hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia)
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An abnormally low level of glucose in the blood.
hy•po•gly•ce•mi•a(ˌhaɪ poʊ glaɪˈsi mi ə)
an abnormally low level of glucose in the blood.
An abnormally low level of sugar in the blood, usually caused by too much insulin and resulting in weakness and dizziness.
a condition in which the level of glucose in the blood is abnormally low. — hypoglycemic, adj.See also: Disease and Illness
Low blood sugar, which can cause anxiety, tremors, weakness, and even unconsciousness and death.
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|Noun||1.||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
n. hipoglicemia, hipoglucemia, disminución anormal del contenido de glucosa en la sangre.