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The management of von Gierke's disease aims to prevent episodes of fasting hypoglycaemia, keeping blood glucose above 4 mmol/l.

The most effective approaches include:

  • continuous glucose infusion:
    • intravenous
    • via nasogastric tube
    • via gastrostomy tube
  • regular ingestion of uncooked cornstarch

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