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Had total hysterectomy, having high glucose levels. What is the cause? What diet to be taken?

Hello Doctor, My sister has total hysterectomy 10 days ago ... Now she is having high glucose levels . She doesn t have diabetice before ... Why is she having now? What kind of diet she should take? Thank you
Asked On : Sun, 25 Mar 2012
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You sister is having high blood sugar following surgery.
This condition is called Stress hyperglycemia.
This can happen following any major surgery.
Your sister is prone to develop Diabetes on a later date.
Repeat the blood sugar after sometime.
Advice lifestyle modification, diet and exercise.
This may delay wound healing. Give a good wound care.
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