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Is swimming safe with a stent in the kidney?

hi can I swim with a kidney stent in? It is not string one...I have a kidney stone in my collecting system and was placed in until it can be removed by laser... Also can I lift weights and do stomache crunches? It’s has been in place for 5,weeks. Thank you Sorry gave wrong email Lorrain YYYY@YYYY
Fri, 2 Nov 2018
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Hi,

It is generally safe

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Dr. Indu Kumar,
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