About Insulinoma

Insulinoma, also known as islet cell adenoma, is related to islet cell tumor and hypoglycemia. An important gene associated with Insulinoma is MEN1 (Menin 1), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Nervous system development and Glucose / Energy Metabolism. The drugs Bevacizumab and Fluorouracil have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include Pancreas, pancreatic islet and heart, and related phenotypes are hyperhidrosis and tremor

Major Symptoms of Insulinoma

The main symptoms of Insulinoma include: sudden and severe weight loss, fatigue, headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, aphasia, lower limb weakness, inability to concentrate, insomnia, irritability, anxiety, depression, constipation and diarrhea.

Suitable Lifestyle for People with Insulinoma

Insulinoma is a rare pancreatic islet cell tumor that often causes patients to have elevated blood sugar levels. Therefore, people with Insulinoma should follow the following lifestyle:

1. Diet control: Patients with Insulinoma should strictly control their diet and avoid high-sugar and high-fat foods, especially foods containing a lot of sugar. It is recommended that the diet be mainly low-sugar and low-fat, and eat more fiber-rich foods such as vegetables, fruits, and whole grains.

2. Exercise: Moderate exercise can help control blood sugar levels and reduce symptoms. It is recommended to do moderate aerobic exercise every day, such as walking, jogging, cycling, etc.

3. Monitor blood sugar: Insulinoma patients should monitor blood sugar levels regularly to ensure they are controlled within a safe range. It is recommended to monitor blood sugar under the guidance of a doctor and follow the doctor's treatment plan.

4. Medication: Patients with Insulinoma may need medication, such as insulin, oral drugs, etc. Patients should take the medicine according to the doctor's recommendations and strictly abide by the medication instructions in the drug package insert.

5. Regular review: Insulinoma patients should undergo regular review to ensure that the disease is under control. It is recommended to have an examination every 3-6 months and carry out treatment according to the doctor's guidance.

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