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Doc says that I have a horseshoe kidney, but also said that it was only on one side? Is this possible?
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Dr. Pascale Lane
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
In brief: Yes
Horseshoe kidney is the common term for crossed fused renal ectopia.
The kidneys cross the midline and are fused together into one unit. They are ectopic or out-of-place. While most end up near the middle of the body, sometimes the horseshoe.

In brief: Yes
Horseshoe kidney is the common term for crossed fused renal ectopia.
The kidneys cross the midline and are fused together into one unit. They are ectopic or out-of-place. While most end up near the middle of the body, sometimes the horseshoe.
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