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Plasma C peptide in hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia.
  1. M Bommen,
  2. R Stanhope,
  3. A B Kurtz,
  4. C G Brook


    We describe two children with hypoglycaemia due to pancreatic beta cell hyperactivity. Both had low serum insulin but raised plasma C peptide concentrations when hypoglycaemic. Measurement of C peptide is valuable in the diagnosis of hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia in children.

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