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What is the need of giving insulin before a kidney surgery and is it required after surgery also ?

Todays my father operation, he has stone in kidney , surgery which to be done is Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy so i wann know is there any kind of risk or danger in this sugery or its common and how much time it will take and one other thing is that he has sugar since 4 or five years and he has never taken insulin but yesterday when sugar report came sugar was 156 so why doctors are giving insulin before surgery when i talked to them they said it is to be given whether sugar is at normal and after surgery it will be continue for 3 i wann know that insulin can be dangerous or it will den become habbit to give insulin regularly after surgery.....reply soon
Asked On : Wed, 6 Apr 2011
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  User's Response
the recurency of ranal calculi after operation is 99%.if u hv operation done ,than please u start the homeopathy medicine which will stop the recurrence of the stone formation.ur father should take at least 10 lit liquid / day.i m suggesting medicne please u start .
thuja 1m (2 dose) take in night
calcarea renalis 30 4 drops tds
fragarai 30 4 drops tds
hydrangea-Q 20 drops in a half cup water BD
Answered: Mon, 16 May 2011
Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
surgical procedure has always some risk,but they rarely happen.
so this is also common surgical procedure ,time depend upon no ans location of stone and speed of surgeon.
insulin has no additive property,so dont worry
what ur doctor has done is very ethical and logical.
by giving insulin ,there is less chance of post operative complication.
after stopping it ,he will not need to take it regularly.
its short time treatment for better surgical output
Answered: Mon, 16 May 2011
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