Glucose Metabolism Disorders D044882

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Description

Pathological conditions in which the BLOOD GLUCOSE cannot be maintained within the normal range, such as in HYPOGLYCEMIA and HYPERGLYCEMIA. Etiology of these disorders varies. Plasma glucose concentration is critical to survival for it is the predominant fuel for the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.   MeSH

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Subtype Terms (5)

Diabetes Mellitus
787 drugs (351 approved, 436 experimental)

Glycosuria
 

Hyperglycemia
146 drugs (58 approved, 88 experimental)

Hyperinsulinism
20 drugs (15 approved, 5 experimental)

Hypoglycemia
88 drugs (62 approved, 26 experimental)



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