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A 24-year-old female asked:

recurrent episodes of hypoglycemia tested negative for diabetes could i have an insulinoma?

4 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: Insulionomas are rare, but they do occur.You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on.
Dr. John Di Saia
Plastic Surgery 31 years experience
Yes, but....: They are quite rare.
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Vascular Surgery 21 years experience
Could be : You need to be checked by your pcp asap because of you have these attacks during work, driving .. Etc . They will examine you , check blood test for Insulin and c-peptide and possibly do some imaging like MRI or ct scan of the abdomen.
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Family practice : Obtain an Insulin level. Ct of the pancreas see an endocrinologist.

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