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Noun hypoglycaemia has 1 sense
  1. hypoglycemia, hypoglycaemia - abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
    --1 is a kind of symptom
    --1 is a part of insulin shock, insulin reaction

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Term: Hypoglycaemia


Hypoglycaemia is a medical condition characterized by an abnormally low level of blood sugar (glucose). It is typically associated with diabetes, but can occur in non-diabetic individuals as well.

Senses and Usages:

Sense 1

Noun: The state of having an unusually low concentration of glucose in the blood.

Example sentence: The hypoglycaemia symptoms included dizziness, confusion, and sweating.

Sense 2

Noun: The downward shift in blood sugar levels that can result from excessive insulin administration.

Example sentence: In cases of insulin overdose, hypoglycaemia may occur, causing severe symptoms.

Sense 3

Noun: An episode of low blood sugar.

Example sentence: If you experience hypoglycaemia, you should consume some sugar or a sugary snack to raise your blood sugar.

Sense 4

Adjective: Referring to the condition of having low blood sugar levels.

Example sentence: The patient was diagnosed with hypoglycaemia due to a combination of factors.

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