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Kidney

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The kidneys are bean-shaped organs that serve several essential regulatory roles in vertebrates. Their main function is to regulate the balance of electrolytes in ...

The Kidneys (Human Anatomy): Picture, Function, Definition, and ...

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WebMD's Kidneys Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the kidneys. Learn about their function, location in the body, and conditions that ...

The Kidneys and How They Work | National Institute of Diabetes and ...

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Explains what kidneys do and why they are important to maintain life. Describes the internal anatomy of the kidney. This publication is also available in Spanish.

How Your Kidneys Work - The National Kidney Foundation

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Removing waste from the body is only one of the main functions of your kidneys. Take a look at the things kidneys do that makes them so important.

Kidney Failure: Symptoms, Signs, and Facts - MedicineNet

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Learn about kidney failure symptoms, stages, diet, treatment, causes, signs, prognosis, diagnosis, and more.

Kidney Disease - The National Kidney Foundation

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Did you know that African Americans are 3 times more likely to experience kidney failure? Because kidney disease often has no symptoms, it can go unnoticed ...

The National Kidney Foundation

www.kidney.org/

Dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease, the NKF helps those who care for, suffer from, and are at risk of kidney disease.

About your kidneys - American Kidney Fund

www.kidneyfund.org/kidney-disease/about-your-kidneys.html

Your kidneys are shaped like beans, and each is about the size of a fist. They are located near the middle of your back, one on either side of your spine, just ...

Kidneys: Facts, Function & Diseases - LiveScience

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Sep 1, 2015 ... Kidneys are bean-shaped organs located on both sides of the spine, behind the stomach. Their main purpose is to keep the composition of ...

Kidney Function, Location & Area | Body Maps - Healthline

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The kidneys are important organs with many functions in the body, including producing hormones, absorbing minerals, and filtering blood and producing urine.