Adrenal calcification

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam


Right flank pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Small punctate calcification to the right of the first lumbar vertebra (expected location for the right adrenal gland), suggestive of adrenal calcification. 


Right adrenal calcification confirmed on this unenhanced CT. 

Case Discussion

Middle age woman presented with flank pain. CT KUB was performed to rule out renal calculi.

An incidental finding of right adrenal calcification.

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Case information

rID: 9952
Published: 2nd Jun 2010
Last edited: 6th Dec 2019
System: Urogenital
Tag: adrenal
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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