Effect of a gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue on the glucose metabolism in a diabetic patient

C. C. Coddington, D. K. Hassiakos, H. C. Harrison, R. G. Brzyski, G. S. Jones

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Abstract

We report a case of an insulin-dependent diabetic female who received leuprolide acetate and Depo-Lupron® for the treatment of endometriosis. Their use was associated with hyperglycemia and a deterioration in glucose control that necessitated changes in insulin dosage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)246-248
Number of pages3
JournalGynecologic and Obstetric Investigation
Volume30
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • diabetes
  • endometriosis
  • leuprolide
  • Lupron

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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