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A Case of Insulinoma With Provoked Seizures for the Past Fourteen Years: A Case Report

Hoda Kadkhodazadeh 1 , Muhanna Kazempour 2 , * and Babak Salevatipour 3
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1 Department of Endocrinology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Internal Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Critical Care Medicine: November 2016, 1 (4); e7511
  • Published Online: November 28, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 1, 2015
  • Accepted: November 13, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/accm-7511

To Cite: Kadkhodazadeh H, Kazempour M, Salevatipour B. A Case of Insulinoma With Provoked Seizures for the Past Fourteen Years: A Case Report, Arch Crit Care Med. 2016 ;1(4):e7511. doi: 10.17795/accm-7511.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnote
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