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Is it possible to sustain a kidney injury while playing football?

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In brief: Yes

The most common injury is a contusion or "bruise" resulting in pain in the flank and possibly hematuria.
More serious injuries have occurred this fracturing of the kidney and may require surgery.

In brief: Yes

The most common injury is a contusion or "bruise" resulting in pain in the flank and possibly hematuria.
More serious injuries have occurred this fracturing of the kidney and may require surgery.
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