Translation of insulin shock in Spanish:

insulin shock

choque insulínico, n.

noun

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    choque insulínico masculine
    shock insulínico masculine
    • In this condition, commonly referred to as insulin shock, the brain is deprived of an essential energy source.
    • There's a physiology to this, likely related to the heavy release of adrenaline when blood sugar levels drop too low as a result of insulin shock.
    • According to Bell, diabetes in the workplace can also be costly because, when a diabetic succumbs to insulin shock or complications, he or she often has to be stabilised in an intensive care unit.
    • The treatments comprised straightjackets, seclusion, insulin shock and electric shock treatment.
    • Luckily, Karin's camera was left on the afternoon she went into insulin shock.