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Two cases of islet cell hyperplasia with nesidioblastosis.
Myeong Ku Cho, Kyeong Bae Park, Gyu Bum Cho, Dong Hwan Lee, Sang Jhoo Lee, D.H Lee
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1991;34(2):273-280.   Published online February 28, 1991
Hypoglycemia due to Hyperinsulinism is associated with nesidioblastosis, islet cell hyperplasia or adenoma. We experienced two newborn infants suffering from recurrent attacks of hypoglycemia, they were underwent a subtotal pancreatectomy for suspected islet cell dysmaturation syndrome. No tumor was found, but histology revealed islet cell hyperplasia and nesidioblastosis. After surgery one case who was treated with diazoxide, had persistent hypoglycemia but the other showed normal glucose...
Case Report
A Case of Nesidioblastosis.
M J Kim, K S Choi, H D Cha, C M Kang, W H Park
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1986;29(12):1387-1392.   Published online December 31, 1986
Nesidioblastosis is an extremely rare disorder of unknown origin, resulted from inappropriate control of early development of endocrine pancreas. The authors experienced a case of nesidioblastosis, in a 1 day old male neonate whose blood sugar was 3mg/dl at birth and hypoglycemia had persisted thereafter.Near total pancreatectomy was done and diagnosis was confirmed by histologic findings of biopsied specimen. A brief...
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