Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, ISSN 1923-2861 print, 1923-287X online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 9, Number 6, December 2019, pages 199-202

Successful Medical Treatment of Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia in the Adult: A Case Report and Brief Literature Review


Table 1. Laboratory Tests
ParameterPatient’s 72-h fasting testEndogenous hyperinsulinism [2]
Insulin (µU/mL)6.4≥ 3
Proinsulin (pmol/L)5.6≥ 5
C-peptide (nmol/L)0.6≥ 0.2
Beta-hydroxybutyrate (mmol/L)≤ 2.7≤ 2.7