Doege-Potter syndrome: When seizures and hypoglycemia collide

  • Marianna Riolo Department of Experimental Biomedicine, Neuroscience Clinic, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Valentina Arnao Department of Experimental Biomedicine, Neuroscience Clinic, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Fabio Giacalone Department of Experimental Biomedicine, Neuroscience Clinic, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Roberto Citarrella Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialized Medicine (DIBIMIS), University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Daniela Cabibbi Department of Science for the Promotion of Mother and Child Health, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Massimo Cajozzo Department of Oncological and Stomatological Surgical Disciplines, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Paolo Aridon Department of Experimental Biomedicine, Neuroscience Clinic, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7424-9533
Keywords: Seizures, Hypoglycemia, Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Pleura, Reactive Hypoglycemia, Insulin-Like Growth Factors, Electroencephalography

Abstract

Doege-Potter syndrome: When seizures and hypoglycemia collide

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Published
2018-04-12
How to Cite
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Riolo M, Arnao V, Giacalone F, Citarrella R, Cabibbi D, Cajozzo M, Aridon P. Doege-Potter syndrome: When seizures and hypoglycemia collide. IJNL. 17(2):86-8.
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