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Is it safe to have surgery that will result in a large wound while taking dexamethosome?

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suzanne66 8 Mar 2010

It is important that your surgeon is aware you are taking dexamethasone before surgery.
You are more at risk of developing post-surgical infection because dexamethasone suppresses the immune system.
Your doctor can take appropriate measures to reduce the risk. free discount card

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