Kidney Pain

What is the function of the kidneys?

The excess waste products and excess fluid are removed when the kidneys produce urine that is excreted from the body. Moreover, the kidneys play an important role in regulation of the body salt, potassium, and acid content. The kidneys also produce hormones that stimulate the production of red blood cells tthat help regulate blood pressure, and that help control calcium and electrolyte metabolism in the body. Continue Reading

Reviewed on 8/31/2015


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