Definition: Kidneyenteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-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.Definition: Kidney03/16/200508/11/201608/11/2016f539dd9a-ffef-4e6a-a337-0341c4d9092ahttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/kidney-def.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/teens/kidney-esp.html/9400adc3-76b3-45ea-9224-676676c69fb4kh:age-teenThirteenToNineteenkh:age-youngAdultEighteenPluskh:clinicalDesignation-endocrinologykh:genre-dictionarykh:primaryClinicalDesignation-nephrologyWords to Know for Teens With Diabeteshttps://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/diabetes-center/words-to-know/5fc89723-9cf2-4948-bfc0-c83f09781597