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Forum Name: Surgery Topics

Question: Diabetic Surgery

 beaver - Thu May 21, 2009 12:38 am

Will a surgeon do major surgery on a type 1 diabetic 59 years old who has good control & under what circumstances thanks
 Dr.M.Aroon kamath - Sat Oct 03, 2009 5:20 am

User avatar Hi,
Type 1 diabetics,if in need for any surgery ('major' or 'minor') , will be treated just as any other non- diabetic, but they will need very careful perioperative monitoring.

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