Adrenal calcification (bilateral)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Backache, referred for spine radiographs.

Patient Data

Age: Middle age
Gender: Male
X-ray

Bilateral calcification in the suprarenal region, related to the adrenal glands.

Case Discussion

Adrenal calcification is not a rare finding in asymptomatic people, and is usually the result of previous haemorrhage or tuberculosis (TB). 

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Case information

rID: 23576
Case created: 24th Jun 2013
Last edited: 11th Nov 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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