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Peritoneal calcification

Peritoneal calcification is seen in a limited number of conditions that result in calcification of peritoneal structures. Therefore, the differential diagnosis is small:

Differential diagnosis

Article information

rID: 1862
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Peritoneal calcifications
  • Calcifications of the peritoneum

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: secondary to CAPD
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  • Case 2: on plain film
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  • Case 3
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  • Case 4
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  • Case 5: encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
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