Patient & Caregiver Education


236 Resources found

24-Hour Urine Collection for Total Protein Evaluation

This information explains how to collect and store your urine for 24 hours for your total protein evaluation.

What to Expect After Your Eye Plaque Surgery

This information explains how to care for your eye after your plaque surgery. In this resource, the words “you” and “your” refer to you or your child.

Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT)

This information describes intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).

Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) of Thyroid Nodule

This information explains the fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules procedure.

Stress Echocardiogram

This information explains what a stress echocardiogram is and what to expect during your procedure.

Instructions for After Your Image-Guided Breast Biopsy

This information will help you care for your biopsy site after your ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), or stereotactic breast biopsy.

Fat Injection After Breast Reconstruction

This information explains fat injections after your breast reconstruction surgery and what to expect after the procedure.

About Your Paracentesis (Abdominal Tap)

This information will help you prepare for paracentesis at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK).

About Hydrocephalus for Pediatric Patients

This information will help you learn about hydrocephalus for pediatric patients.

MiraLAX Bowel Preparation

This information describes how to take polyethylene glycol (Miralax®) to empty your colon before your surgery or procedure.