dysinsulinism

dysinsulinism

A nonspecific term for defective production or secretion of insulin or cellular response thereto.
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Robinson, "Dysinsulinism: convulsions and coma due to islet cell tumor of the pancreas, with operation and cure," Journal of the American Medical Association, vol.
Left untreated, there is a general progression from hypoglycemia to dysinsulinism, or insulin resistance, and eventually onto either Syndrome-X or overt Type-2 diabetes.