Required information before calf nerve branch block surgery
Things to keep in mind before calf nerve branch block surgery
You must fast for 8 hours before v. However, only water (mineral water) can be consumed up to 200 cc up to 4 hours before surgery. You should avoid drinking alcohol for 1 week before surgery. From 1 week before surgery, you should not take aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, piroxicum, vitamin E, anti-inflammatory drugs, or arthritis medications that can cause bleeding. (However, you can take vitamin C, Tylenol, etc.) If you have a cold accompanied by high fever or severe cough, the surgery may need to be postponed, so please call in advance.
Preparations for the day of calf nerve branch block surgery
Driving on the day of surgery is strictly prohibited. Please come to the hospital wearing comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Please prepare glasses as you will not be able to wear contact lenses on the day of surgery. Be sure to remove all jewelry, including rings and earrings, as they may be lost. On the day of surgery, wear light makeup, do not apply body oil, and be sure to remove manicure and pedicure (including gel nails).