A 46-year-old member asked:
it is safe to take a flight on a airline 3 months after a kidney transplant?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ralph Layman answered
19 years experience Transplant Surgery
Yes: As long as everything is going well it is safe. If it is along flight make sure you get up and move around to avoid blood clots in your legs. Let your transplant team know that you are planning a trip and let them know where and how long you will be gone. Most importantly don't forget your medication!
Answered on Nov 14, 2012
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!