Post-Procedure Information

Thoracic Discogram

Post-Procedure Information

Thoracic Discogram

by paincare

Special Instructions for Thoracic Discogram

  • Continue your regular medicine
  • Walking, standing, and sitting are permitted to tolerance
  • Do not do any lifting, bending or stooping for 2 days
  • No forceful coughing/sneezing
  • No straining with bowel movements
  • You may return to sedentary or light work the day following the procedure
  • If shortness of breath occurs or you begin to cough up blood, go to the nearest emergency¬†room and inform the physician that you had a thoracic discogram.