Usefulness of continuous glucose monitoring for the diagnosis of hypoglycemia after a gastric bypass in a patient previously treated for type 2 diabetes.

@article{Hanaire2010UsefulnessOC,
  title={Usefulness of continuous glucose monitoring for the diagnosis of hypoglycemia after a gastric bypass in a patient previously treated for type 2 diabetes.},
  author={H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Hanaire and Audrey Dubet and Marie-Emilie Chauveau and Yves Anduze and Martine Fernandes and Vincent Melki and Patrick Ritz},
  journal={Obesity surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={126-9}
}
Hypoglycemia is rare after a gastric bypass and can be taken for a dumping syndrome. There is no report in the literature of the contribution of continuous glucose monitoring to the diagnosis of hypoglycemia in these circumstances. The present case report shows that continuous glucose monitoring can be a useful tool for the diagnosis and the management of… CONTINUE READING