Find: hyperglycemia

Insulin Resistance

In normal person elevated level of glucose in the blood is immediately followed by release of insulin hormone. As a result the blood glucose remain in normal levels. In patient with insulin resistance there is large increase in insulin level to keep the b


The glucose molecules transported into the β cells of islets of Langerhans are rapidly metabolized to produce ATP which in turn close the ATP sensitive potassium K channels. Closure of K channels results opening of voltage sensitive calcium Ca channels. C