The majority of chronic diseases do not prevent you from having a hair transplant provided that the precautions are taken. Diabetes is one of those chronic diseases that we encounter frequently. The doctors in the FKS Clinic will take you through a medical questionnaire during your first consultation. If you are diabetic they can plan your hair transplant operation by taking the necessary precautions.
Uncontrolled fluctuations in blood sugar in diabetes can lead to hair loss. Hair loss may increase in diabetic patients due to three mechanisms;