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Descriptor English:   Hypoglycemia 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hipoglucemia 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hipoglicemia 
Synonyms English:   Fasting Hypoglycemia
Hypoglycemia, Fasting
Hypoglycemia, Postabsorptive
Hypoglycemia, Postprandial
Hypoglycemia, Reactive
Postabsorptive Hypoglycemia
Postprandial Hypoglycemia
Reactive Hypoglycemia  
Tree Number:   C18.452.394.984
Definition English:   A syndrome of abnormally low BLOOD GLUCOSE level. Clinical hypoglycemia has diverse etiologies. Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM resulting in HUNGER; SWEATING; PARESTHESIA; impaired mental function; SEIZURES; COMA; and even DEATH. 
Indexing Annotation English:   for hypoglycemic effects caused by plants or extracts use HYPOGLYCEMIC AGENTS
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   7181 
Unique Identifier:   D007003 

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