Liver Biopsy Preparation

  • Nothing to eat or drink after midnight the day prior to your procedure.
  • No aspirin or pain medication for seven (7) days before the biopsy. The doctor will let you know when you can resume these medications.
  • After the Procedure, No heavy lifting for two (2) weeks after the biopsy.
  • You must have a driver that will stay at the hospital during the biopsy.
  • You can expect to be at the hospital for three (3) to four (4) hours.