A 35-year-old member asked:
does your blood sugar become depleted after surgery?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Not usually: Most episodes of stress, either of physical, will tend to release certain hormones including cortisol and adrenaline. These hormones tend to raise the blood sugar, not lower it.
Last updated Feb 11, 2013
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