Tumour-induced hypoglycaemia

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HYPOGLYCEMIA
PALLIATIVE treatment

Abstract:Presents the reports of two patients under the care of the palliative care team who presented with hypoglycemia. Background on the patient cases; Non islet tumor induced hypoglycemia; Mesenchymal tumors; False attribution of hypoglycemia to excess glucose uptake and utilization by the tumor, impaired hepatic gluconeogenesis and poor oral intake.

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