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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 17-20

Factitious hypoglycemia post-bariatric surgery: Self-harm behavior two case reports and literature review


Endocrinology Division, Department of Medicine, Tawam Hospital in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

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Raya A Almazrouei
Endocrinology Division, Department of Medicine, Tawam Hospital in affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine, Al Ain
United Arab Emirates
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1947-489X.210104

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Hypoglycemia after bariatric surgery is currently recognized as a common post-surgical complication. Here we present two cases of post-surgical factitious hypoglycemia secondary to insulin administration. This report recommends comprehensive evaluation of post-bariatric hypoglycemia and highlights the potential self-harm behavior in patients undergoing bariatric procedures.


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