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.

Answers distribution

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
6%
90%
3%
0%
31
flagItaly
10%
60%
21%
7%
28
flagNew Zealand
20%
60%
20%
0%
10
flagIndia
14%
56%
14%
14%
78
flagSpain
6%
56%
25%
12%
16
flagFrance
24%
52%
12%
12%
25
flagthe Philippines
37%
50%
0%
12%
16
flagthe United Arab Emirates
21%
50%
28%
0%
14
flagthe United States
24%
43%
15%
14%
282
flagGermany
16%
39%
28%
15%
73
flagPoland
26%
37%
17%
17%
5529
flagthe United Kingdom
31%
30%
19%
16%
142
flagUU
38%
30%
17%
12%
39
flagthe Netherlands
39%
26%
17%
17%
23
flagNorway
61%
23%
15%
0%
13
flagAustralia
42%
21%
7%
28%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
45%
18%
22%
13%
22
flagCanada
42%
14%
21%
21%
14

Gender

men39%
women36%
symmetrically
23%
27%
the left kidney is located higher
39%
36%
the right kidney is located higher
18%
18%
some people have the left one higher, others have the right one higher
18%
18%

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