euglycaemia


Also found in: Dictionary.

eu·gly·ce·mi·a

(yū'glī-sē'mē-ă)
A normal blood glucose concentration.
Synonym(s): normoglycemia, euglycaemia.
[eu- + G. glykys, sweet, + haima, blood]

euglycaemia

normal range of fasting blood glucose (i.e. 2.9-5.9 mmol/L)

eu·gly·ce·mi·a

(yū'glī-sē'mē-ă)
Normal blood glucose concentration.
Synonym(s): euglycaemia.
[eu- + G. glykys, sweet, + haima, blood]
References in periodicals archive ?
No previous studies have been done using subcutaneously injected insulin to examine the relationship between the amount of carbohydrate consumed and the amount of insulin required to maintain euglycaemia.
Through this regimen, the exercising patients maintained euglycaemia (A normal level of glucose in the blood) and did not require insulin.
The sweets which are offered to children usually contain 8 to 10 times more sugar than a ordinary cup of coffee, hypothetically necessitating an intense hyperinsulinaemia to maintain euglycaemia.
1c], coupled with the pressing need to obtain euglycaemia as safely and quickly as possible to prevent long-term complications, means most patients will eventually require insulin.