Insulinoma-related Endogenous Hypoglycaemia with a Negative Fasting Test: A Case Report and Literature Review

  • Carolina Prieto-Saldarriaga Endocrinology, Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe, Medellín, Colombia; Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellín, Colombia
  • Carlos Esteban Builes-Montaño Endocrinology, Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe, Medellín, Colombia; Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
  • Clara Maria Arango-Toro Endocrinology, Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe, Medellín, Colombia; Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
  • Cindy Manotas-Echeverry Department of Internal Medicine. Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Juan Camilo Pérez-Cadavid Endocrinology, Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe, Medellín, Colombia; Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia; Patología SURA-IPS, Medellín, Colombia
  • José C Álvarez-Payares Department of Internal Medicine, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
  • Luis Antonio Rodriguez Arrieta Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia

Keywords

Insulinoma, hyperinsulinaemia, fasting

Abstract

We present the case of a patient with a history of symptomatic hypoglycaemic episodes and a negative 72-hour fasting test with histological confirmation of insulinoma. A literature review of hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia with a negative fasting test was performed.

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  • Published: 2022-09-09

    Issue: 2022: LATEST ONLINE (view)

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    How to cite:
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    Prieto-Saldarriaga C, Builes-Montaño CE, Arango-Toro CM, Manotas-Echeverry C, Pérez-Cadavid JC, Álvarez-Payares JC, Rodriguez Arrieta LA. Insulinoma-related Endogenous Hypoglycaemia with a Negative Fasting Test: A Case Report and Literature Review. EJCRIM 2022;doi:10.12890/2022_003484.