Your father is diabetic with hypertension and now recently diagnosed as CIDPChronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
(CIDP) is an acquired immune-mediated inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nervous system
Treatment includes parenteral steroids /oral steroids.Sice he is diabetic steroids can further increase his sugar level for which insulin doses has to be adjusted which require hospitalization.
Second Lumbar puncture
to be done and drain CSF before starting steroids to rule out infective causes and look for albumincytological dissociation
Go ahead with neurologist
Dr Sandhya Manorenj
Hi tech city Hyderabad