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Descriptor English:   Glucose Metabolism Disorders 
Descriptor Spanish:   Trastornos del Metabolismo de la Glucosa 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Transtornos do Metabolismo de Glucose 
Synonyms English:   Disorder, Glucose Metabolic
Disorder, Glucose Metabolism
Disorders, Glucose Metabolic
Disorders, Glucose Metabolism
Glucose Metabolic Disorder
Glucose Metabolic Disorders
Glucose Metabolism Disorder
Metabolic Disorder, Glucose
Metabolic Disorders, Glucose
Metabolism Disorder, Glucose
Metabolism Disorders, Glucose  
Tree Number:   C18.452.394
Definition English:   Pathological conditions in which the BLOOD GLUCOSE cannot be maintained within the normal range, such as in HYPOGLYCEMIA and HYPERGLYCEMIA. Etiology of these disorders varies. Plasma glucose concentration is critical to survival for it is the predominant fuel for the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. 
History Note English:   2004 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   38060 
Unique Identifier:   D044882 

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