Single Kidney and Sports Participation: Perception Versus Reality

@article{Grinsell2006SingleKA,
  title={Single Kidney and Sports Participation: Perception Versus Reality},
  author={Matthew M. Grinsell and Sherry E. Showalter and Katherine A Gordon and Victoria F. Norwood},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={118},
  pages={1019 - 1027}
}
OBJECTIVES. Physician opinions and practice patterns regarding the participation of children and adolescents with single, normal kidneys in contact/collision sports are widely varied. We hypothesize that limitation of participation from play based only on the presence of a single kidney is not supported by available data. We sought to determine recommendations of pediatric nephrologists regarding the participation of patients with single, normal kidneys in contact/collision sports and review… 

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