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Size of a normal kidney

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  • Posted By: godfirstpraisehim
  • May 9, 2007
  • 02:46 AM

My 15 year old had a ultra sound done and one kidney is 6 cm and the other is 12 cm. What is the size of a healthy kidney for a 15 year old. I have read the a kidney 9 cm and < is not a good sign but I don't know about the one that is 12 cm.

Thanks for your help

Michelle

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