Skin and muscle biopsies: Caring for your child at home after the procedure

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Learn how to care for your child at home after skin and muscle biopsies.

Key points

  • A day or two after skin and muscle biopsies, your child should be back to their normal self.
  • If your child has any pain, you can give them acetaminophen.
  • Your child can resume regular activities, except swimming, 24 hours after the skin and muscle biopsies.
Last updated: April 6th 2020