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%
42
flagthe United Arab Emirates
7%
73%
19%
0%
42
flagSwitzerland
13%
73%
0%
13%
23
flagItaly
11%
65%
17%
3%
52
flagIndia
16%
51%
18%
12%
114
flagSpain
3%
50%
23%
23%
26
flagthe Philippines
31%
50%
4%
13%
22
flagGreece
16%
50%
22%
11%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
22%
47%
16%
13%
365
flagGermany
15%
46%
24%
14%
169
flagFrance
28%
44%
18%
7%
38
flagthe United States
24%
42%
16%
14%
361
flagPoland
25%
40%
17%
16%
13603
flagthe Netherlands
21%
38%
32%
8%
71
flagAustralia
36%
31%
9%
22%
22
flagSweden
35%
30%
30%
5%
20
flagRepublic of Ireland
34%
29%
26%
9%
41
flagUnknown
36%
26%
15%
20%
1183
flagNorway
66%
22%
11%
0%
27
flagCanada
47%
21%
15%
15%
19

Gender

men38%
women40%
symmetrically
26%
25%
the left kidney is located higher
38%
40%
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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