Neonatal Hypoglycemia

As a baby transitions from life inside their mother into the outside world, several different processing within the baby’s body are changing quickly.  One important process…

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Ketotic Hypoglycemia: A Guide for Families

What is ketotic hypoglycemia?   Ketotic hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is the most common type of hypoglycemia in toddlers. Ketotic hypoglycemia is the term used for…

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Infant With Suspected Hypoglycemia

Differential diagnosis of neonatal hypoglycemia: Sepsis Transient (transitional) neonatal hypoglycemia Infant of diabetic mother Decreased glycogen stores (e.g. IUGR) Perinatal stress hyperinsulinism Genetic hyperinsulinism Hypopituitarism i.e.…

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Pediatric Hypoglycemia

Handout on hypoglycemia for medical students or residents, created by the PES resident/medical student education subcommittee

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Evaluation and Management of Persistent Hypoglycemia in Neonates, Infants, and Children (J Peds 2015)

The Famous “Neonatal Hypoglycemia Guideline”: Recommendations from the Pediatric Endocrine Society for Evaluation and Management of Persistent Hypoglycemia in Neonates, Infants, and Children.

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Re-Evaluating “Transitional Neonatal Hypoglycemia”: Mechanism and Implications for Management (J Peds 2015)

A commentary on “Transitional Neonatal Hypoglycemia”: Mechanism and
Implications for Management.

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