Word:

hypoglycemia

Noun1.hypoglycemia - abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
Synonyms: hypoglycaemia
Antonyms:
hyperglycaemia, hyperglycemia - abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
Pronunciation: (hy-po-gly-SEE-mee-uh)

a condition that occurs when one's blood glucose is lower than normal, usually less than 70 mg/dL. Signs include hunger, nervousness, shakiness, perspiration, dizziness or light-headedness, sleepiness, and confusion. If left untreated, hypoglycemia may lead to unconsciousness. Hypoglycemia is treated by consuming a carbohydrate-rich food such as a glucose tablet or juice. It may also be treated with an injection of glucagon if the person is unconscious or unable to swallow. Also called an insulin reaction.

hyperglycaemia, hyperglycemia, hypoglycaemia, insulin reaction, insulin shock, symptom
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