Neoplasma. ;61(3) doi: /neo__ Nesidioblastosis in adults. Dravecka I, Lazurova I. The persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.
We describe a case of a 40 year old patient with recurrent severe fasting and postprandial symptomatic hypoglycemia that occurred 6 years after gastric bypass.
Nesidioblastosis is a controversial medical term for hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia attributed pancreatic tissue from normal infants and even from adults, and are therefore not consistently associated with hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.
Hypothesis Nesidioblastosis is an important cause of adult hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, and control of this disorder can often be obtained with a 70% distal.
Adult Onset Nesidioblastosis Treated by Subtotal Pancreatectomy, Rahul Amreesh Gupta, Roma Prahladbhai Patel, Sanjay Nagral.