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BOF: 3.117

A 24 year old female presents with recurrent attacks of dizziness and sweating. During these episodes she is noted to be hypoglycaemic.

Her father is known to be diabetic.

She undertakes a prolonged fast and during this period she is noted to have hypoglycaemia with elevated insulin levels and C-peptide levels.

The likely diagnosis is:

a)      Insulinoma

b)      Sulphonylurea abuse

c)      Insulin abuse

d)     Dumping syndrome

e)      Hysteria

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