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Stage four kidney reflux, on strict diet. What are the risks of surgery?

My six year old daughter six months ago has been diagnosed with stage 4 kidney reflux on her right side, for the next four weeks they are putting her on strict diet and i have to monitor her every two hours and measure her urnine. In four weeks they are scheduling surgery, are there major risks and what happens during surgery.
Asked On : Sat, 26 Jan 2013
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thank you.
i am very sad for your daughters condition.
reflux disease is a congenital problem & usually occurs due to problem at vesicoureteric junction.
surgery is usually done to prevent reflux & kidney damage.
it is not so major operation.
do not worry.
Answered: Sat, 26 Jan 2013
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