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Is hypoglycemia hereditary?
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Dr. Alvin Fried
Internal Medicine - Diabetology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Perhaps
There are several different causes of hypoglycemia.
Some causes are medical or drug induced and would not be hereditary. One form called reactive hypoglycemia is related to abnormal glucose metabolism and probably has some hereditary influences.

In brief: Perhaps
There are several different causes of hypoglycemia.
Some causes are medical or drug induced and would not be hereditary. One form called reactive hypoglycemia is related to abnormal glucose metabolism and probably has some hereditary influences.
Dr. Alvin Fried
Dr. Alvin Fried
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Dr. Charles Glueck
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Rarely
Rarely hereditary.
Insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia which can produce hypoglycemia is often hereditary.

In brief: Rarely
Rarely hereditary.
Insulin resistance and hyperinsulinemia which can produce hypoglycemia is often hereditary.
Dr. Charles Glueck
Dr. Charles Glueck
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