Definition of Kidney

One of the two organs that excrete the urine. The kidneys are bean-shaped organs (about 11 cm long, 5 cm wide, and 3 cm thick) lying on either side of the vertebral column, posterior to the peritoneum, about opposite the twelfth thoracic and first three lumbar vertebrae.

Kidney is from the group

Organ

Other Names for Kidney

Kidney
Kidneys
Urinary System, Kidney
kidneys

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