What sports should I avoid playing if I recently had a kidney transplant?

Contact sports. Avoid all contact sports like foot ball etc caution and common sense to avoid trauma near the transplanted kidney.
Rough contact sports. The benefits of sports, physical activity and general exercise are overwhelmingly favorable for everyone, and especially transplant recipients. It is worth reviewing with your md first if you have any heart problems, new diabetes or vascular trouble since the transplant. But, these are all also important reasons to exercise if at all possible! most sports are great ideas. Drink lots of water.

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What sports can a person play if they have had a kidney transplant?

Most. Make sure cleared by surgeon, then i would avoid contact sports, and avoid dehydration, otherwise enjoy! Read more...
Anything non-contact. The benefits of sports, physical activity and general exercise are overwhelmingly favorable for everyone, and especially transplant recipients. However, it may be worth reviewing with your physician first if you have had any heart problems, have new diabetes or vascular trouble since the transplant. But, these are all also important reasons to exercise if at all possible! clear with your doctor. Read more...

Which sports should I avoid if I had a kidney transplant?

Very few. I tell my patients tackle football, boxing, and skydiving. Use common sense. If you are fit you should be able to do most any sport. You should be aware there is an organized transplant olympics every few years; you would be shocked to see just how talented and capable many transplant recipients perform. Read more...