insulinopenic

insulinopenic

/in·su·lin·o·pe·nic/ (in″sdbobr-lin″o-pe´nik) diminishing, or pertaining to a decrease in, the level of circulating insulin.
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Putting the insulin curves for the different patterns into a single graph illustrates a distinct progression of insulin resistance from normal to insulinopenic (Figure 10, p.
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease, which is due to the specific destruction of the endocrine insulin-secreting pancreatic [beta] cells resulting in an insulinopenic state.
They require that the patient has type 1 diabetes (or at least is insulinopenic by c-peptide, medicare criteria with a c-peptide less than 110 percent of the upper limit of normal with a simultaneous glucose of less than 225 mg/dl).
The insulin resistance eventually achieves a level where the person is relatively insulinopenic.