A 42-year-old female asked:
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can i swim with a kidney stent?

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Dr. Tamar Jeffery
14 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: It is recommend no heavy lifting or exercising (jogging, swimming, treadmill, biking) until cleared by your doctor.
Answered on Mar 26, 2020

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