What do I do at home after my liver biopsy? Print

Watch for any of the following problems during the 24 hours after the liver biopsy:

  • Increasing pain, dizziness, light-headedness, or trouble breathing
  • Fever or chills
  • Swelling or redness at the site of the liver biopsy
  • Black stool or blood in stool
  • Abdominal pain

If you experience any of these symptoms, call your Cincinnati GI physician promptly.