ELECTROCARDIOGRAM (EKG):

Wear loose clothing and clean skin with soap and water. Do not apply any lotions or oils to the skin.

Venous RF Ablation Post-Treatment instructions :

          Return to normal activities 

          Refrain from strenuous activities: 2 days

          Pain medication: as directed 

          Compression stockings: 2 days

          Ambulation instructions: 90 minutes a day for 2 days

          Remove bandage after: 2 days 

          Follow-up visit: in 3 to 5 days

It is normal to experience some tenderness and possible bruising in the areas where local anesthesia was administered.

 Call your physician immediately if you experience any of the following:

• Prolonged tenderness, redness or warmth along the treated segment

• Moderate to severe pain, preventing return to normal activities

• Shortness of breath

• Swelling in the treated limb