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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Klöppel, G; Anlauf, M; Raffel, A; Perren, A; Knoefel, WT 
Title:
Adult diffuse nesidioblastosis: genetically or environmentally induced? 
Abstract:
Persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia in adults is usually caused by solitary benign insulinomas. Nesidioblastosis, a term that has been used to designate a functional disorder of the beta cells, is a rare cause of persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia in adults, but seems to have increased in frequency. The histopathologic criteria for adult nesidioblastosis are similar to those used for the diagnosis of the diffuse form of congenital hyperinsulinism in infants and include beta-cell hyper...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Hum Pathol 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
39 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
3-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0046-8177 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Allgemeine Pathologie und pathologische Anatomie