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glucagon


Glucagon should be injected or fed intravenously when a victim with severe hypoglycemia cannot take glucose orally.
  pancreatic hormone that stimulates increases in blood sugar levels in the blood (thus opposing the action of insulin)
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Associated words [difficulty]:   glucagon , insulin [5]
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