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%
87%
2%
0%
41
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
72%
18%
0%
37
flagItaly
8%
67%
18%
4%
49
flagCzech Republic
21%
64%
7%
7%
14
flagSpain
4%
54%
20%
20%
24
flagIndia
15%
53%
17%
12%
103
flagthe United Kingdom
23%
47%
15%
12%
344
flagthe Philippines
33%
47%
4%
14%
21
flagUkraine
23%
47%
11%
17%
17
flagNew Zealand
20%
46%
33%
0%
15
flagthe United States
24%
42%
16%
15%
350
flagGermany
13%
42%
26%
16%
145
flagFrance
30%
41%
19%
8%
36
flagPoland
26%
39%
17%
16%
12631
flagthe Netherlands
25%
34%
32%
7%
55
flagAustralia
35%
30%
10%
25%
20
flagUnknown
36%
26%
15%
20%
1145
flagRepublic of Ireland
36%
26%
26%
10%
38
flagNorway
65%
23%
11%
0%
26
flagCanada
47%
17%
17%
17%
17

Gender

men37%
women40%
symmetrically
26%
25%
the left kidney is located higher
37%
40%
the right kidney is located higher
17%
17%
some people have the left one higher, others have the right one higher
18%
17%

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