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If i have type 1 diabetes. would i still be able to get surgery with slight retinopathy to the eyes?

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Dr. Oscar Novick answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

You don't mention the type of surgery you need. Ideally to have surgery your blood pressure should be well controlled

Answered Nov 16, 2014

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