The kidney is a bean shape organ about of a size of fist of a person. Our body has two kidneys they are located back of the abdomen just below the rib cage on either side of spine.Size of the kidney is about 9cm X 4.5cm x 2.5cm (LxWxD) each kidney has one million nephrons ( Filters) for the process of filtration.
What is Nephrology?
It’s a medical speciality deals with the siseases of kidney. It includes the study of kidney function,kidney problem,kidney transplant,kidney biopsy, diabetes and hypertention causes kidney diseases.
What is Urology??
Urology is a surgical specialty which deals with diseases of the male and female urinary treatment and the male reproductive organs.
Surgeons specializing in the field of urology are called urologists. practice urology is called Urologist.