People have usually two kidneys. How are these located?

symmetrically
the left kidney is located higher
the right kidney is located higher
some people have the left one higher, others have the right one higher
Because of the asym­me­try within the ab­dom­i­nal cavity caused by the liver, the right kidney is typ­i­cal­ly slightly smaller and located lower than the left. More­over, the left kidney is located slightly more medial than the right.

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symmetrically
the left kidney is located higher
the right kidney is located higher
some people have the left one higher, others have the right one higher
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flagFinland
9%
88%
2%
0%
43
flagSwitzerland
9%
81%
0%
9%
32
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
75%
17%
0%
45
flagItaly
11%
64%
16%
5%
54
flagAustria
7%
61%
15%
15%
26
flagIndia
15%
52%
19%
12%
121
flagthe Philippines
31%
50%
4%
13%
22
flagthe United Kingdom
22%
47%
16%
13%
388
flagSpain
3%
46%
21%
28%
28
flagGermany
15%
45%
25%
13%
187
flagSweden
25%
45%
25%
3%
31
flagFrance
28%
43%
17%
10%
39
flagPoland
25%
41%
17%
15%
14863
flagthe United States
24%
41%
17%
14%
387
flagRepublic of Ireland
24%
37%
29%
8%
58
flagthe Netherlands
21%
34%
32%
11%
79
flagAustralia
36%
31%
9%
22%
22
flagUnknown
35%
26%
16%
21%
1229
flagNorway
65%
24%
10%
0%
29
flagCanada
47%
19%
19%
14%
21

Gender

men38%
women41%
symmetrically
25%
24%
the left kidney is located higher
38%
41%
the right kidney is located higher
17%
17%
some people have the left one higher, others have the right one higher
18%
16%

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