A 26-year-old female asked:
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insulin 64 after high carbs and glucose 54 & hypokalemia. i'm hypokalemic pp diagnosed but wonder if congenital hyperinsulin can cause low potassium?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Insulin and carbs: Rachel, I wish I could help you but your comments are unclear. What do you mean by "insulin 64" and glucose 54? Have you been told that you have "congenital hyper-insulin"? In that case your doctor would have referred you to a surgeon. If you can, please give me some more information.
Answered on Nov 17, 2015
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