Results for: Insulinoma

In Care of Ferrets

What are symptoms when a ferret has Insulinoma?

Ferret Insulinomas (islet cell tumors) are tumors of cells in the pancreas that produce insulin. Excess levels of insulin drives blood sugar out of the blood and into body cel ( Full Answer )
In Ferrets Weasels and Badgers

Can a ferret transmit insulinoma to a human?

No. Insulinoma is not a transmittable disease, so there are no worries. It is a developement (generally a genetic thing too) of the ferrets body being incapable of using carbo ( Full Answer )