A rare cause of hypoglycemia in a type 2 diabetic patient: insulinoma
Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, 04/02/2012
Cander S et al. – Insulinoma is rarely encountered as a cause of hypoglycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes. Insulin–secreting tumors should be considered where hypoglycemic episodes occur despite discontinuation of insulin and other antidiabetic treatment with endogenous hyperinsulinemia being noncompliant with the blood glycemic levels.