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Rate of Disappearance of Endogenous Insulin from the Circulation after Removal of Insulinomas

Br Med J 1970; 1 doi: (Published 28 February 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;1:535
  1. B. J. Boucher,
  2. R. J. Frankel,
  3. P. Walters,
  4. M. Abel


    In two patients with insulinomas a rapid rate of disappearance of insulin from the circulation was found after the tumours had been removed. In a third case the rate of disappearance was slower but the insulin was not immunologically identical to normal human insulin standards, as it was in the other two cases.