Table Causes of hypoglycaemia in the patients

Number (%)
Diabetes mellitus 54  (42)
Insulin therapy32
Sulfonylurea22
Liver disease 3 (2)
Fulminant hepatitis2
Cirrhosis1
Insulinoma 7 (6)
Endocrine deficiencies 25 (20)
Panhypopituitarism14
Hypophysectomy3
Sheehan's syndrome11
Withdrawal of chronic steroid therapy1
Addison's disease10
Chronic renal failure 6 (5)
Malignancies 15 (12)
Lymphangioma1
Gastric carcinoma1
Hypernephroma1
Lymphoma3
Oesophagus carcinoma1
Cervix carcinoma1
Leukaemia2
Nasopharynx carcinoma1
Rectum carcinoma1
Gastric lymphoma1
Hemangiopericytoma1
Hepatocellular carcinoma1
Miscellaneous 9 (7)
Malnutrition (anorexia nervosa)2
Reactive4
Pregnancy1
Sepsis1
Alcohol intoxication1
Unknown 7 (6)
Total 126 (100)