Lack of influence of arginine preloading on the insulin response to I.V. glucagon in children and adolescents

Abstract

Nine normal children (6 males and 3 females) aged from 7 1/2 to 14 1/2 years underwent a 30-min arginine infusion (0.5 g/kg) followed at 90 min by one bolus i.v. glucagon injection (0.03 mg/kg). On a separate occasion the same children underwent an i.v. glucagononly test. No significant difference was found when the glucose and insulin responses in the two… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02581008

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