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Insulin Autoimmune Syndrome (Hirata Disease): A Rare Case Report in an Indian Patient Dr. Ratnesh Singh Kanwar (MBBS, MD), Dr. Himanshu Jaiswal (MBBS, DRM Final Year Resident)
  • Ratnesh Kanwar,
  • himanshu jaiswal
Ratnesh Kanwar
INMAS
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himanshu jaiswal
DRDO Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences
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Peer review status:POSTED

29 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
01 May 2020Assigned to Editor
01 May 2020Submission Checks Completed

Abstract

An unusual cause of spontaneous hypoglycemia is Insulin Autoimmune Syndrome (IAS) or Hirata Disease, characterized by high levels of insulinemia and circulating autoantibodies to insulin in subjects without prior insulin administration.To the best of our knowledge, this is the second case of IAS reported from India.