Liver ( ) Kidney ( )
The sedation your child received for the procedure is still in his/her system. Therefore, your child should take it easy for the rest of the day.
( ) Refer to Pediatric Sedation Form
Your child may engage in light activity/play today. Your child may also return to school the following day but cannot lift anything over 5 to 10 pounds unless your doctor says differently.
You can give your child over the counter medicines, such as Tylenol® (Acetaminophen) or Advil® (Ibuprofen), if he/she feels minor pain. Check with your doctor if you are not sure whether you can give your child these medicines.
( ) Liver ( ) Pancreas ( ) Kidney ( ) Other
Call your doctor if your child has any of these problems:
During evening or weekend hours, a doctor can be reached through the answering service at 617-726-1818. Ask the operator to page the “Non-Vascular Interventional Radiology Fellow.” Your referring doctor will talk to you about the biopsy results.
If you believe your child’s symptoms need immediate medical evaluation, go to your nearest Emergency Department.
Nurse: _____________________________________, RN Date: _______________
These instructions were reviewed with me, and all of my questions were answered.
Parent/Guardian/Patient Signature: __________________________ Date: _______________
Rev. 7/2012. This document is intended to provide health related information so that you may be better informed. It is not a substitute for a doctor's medical advice and should not be relied upon for treatment for specific medical conditions.