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Will children too get hypoglycemia?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Sure

A number of different conditions result in hypoglycemia in children: overdose of tylenol, (acetaminophen) accidental ingestion of glucose lowering drugs or alcohol, inborn errors of metabolism, ketotic hypoglycemia, etc.

In brief: Sure

A number of different conditions result in hypoglycemia in children: overdose of tylenol, (acetaminophen) accidental ingestion of glucose lowering drugs or alcohol, inborn errors of metabolism, ketotic hypoglycemia, etc.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Sure

There are many causes of true hypoglycemia which can occur at any age.
Neisidioblastosis is a rare condition and is more likely in children - if you suspect hypoglycemia in your child see a real pediatric endocrinologist.

In brief: Sure

There are many causes of true hypoglycemia which can occur at any age.
Neisidioblastosis is a rare condition and is more likely in children - if you suspect hypoglycemia in your child see a real pediatric endocrinologist.
Dr. David Geffner
Dr. David Geffner
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice

In brief: Yes

If a child with type 1 diabetes takes too much Insulin or too much exercise, they can have hypoglycemia.

In brief: Yes

If a child with type 1 diabetes takes too much Insulin or too much exercise, they can have hypoglycemia.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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