Definition: Kidneyenparentshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/P-dictionary-enHD-AR2.gifThe kidneys are a pair of organs that are found on either side of the spine, just below the rib cage in the back.CD1Nephrology02/28/200508/11/201608/11/2016eca801a9-170b-471e-b4b3-263a052b91d7https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/kidney.html/<h3>Kidney</h3> <p>The kidneys are a pair of organs that are found on either side of the spine, just below the rib cage in the back. Kidneys:</p> <ul> <li>filter waste materials out of the blood and pass them out of the body as urine</li> <li>regulate blood pressure and the levels of water, salts, and minerals in the body</li> <li>produce hormones that control other body functions</li> </ul> <p>Damage to the kidneys can occur in people who have had diabetes for many years, particularly if the diabetes is not well controlled.</p> RiñónLos riñones son dos órganos que se ubican a ambos lados de la columna, justo debajo de la caja torácica en la espalda.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/parents/kidney-esp.html/eee86163-73ff-4ad2-a1eb-121d3511be07kh:age-allAgesOrAgeAgnostickh:clinicalDesignation-endocrinologykh:genre-dictionarykh:primaryClinicalDesignation-endocrinologyDiabetes Words to Knowhttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/diabetes-center/words-know/63862b1e-76bb-4a56-9adf-0691e78f1ec8