Caroli disease with medullary sponge kidney and nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

Obstructive jaundice.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male

MR reveals - intrahepatic and extrhepatic cystic dilatations of billiary tract with multiple large calculi.

Incidental detection of medullary sponge kidney 

Case Discussion

MR reveals - intrahepatic and extrahepatic cystic dilatations of the biliary tract with multiple large calculi. Incidental detection of medullary sponge kidney. Renal USG performed subsequently also revealed nephrocalcinosis

Isolated case reports of association of Caroli's disease with renal cystic disease are scattered in the English literature. There is also an association of Oro-Facial-Digital Syndrome with cystic disease of the kidneys and the biliary tree.

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Case information

rID: 10805
Published: 22nd Sep 2010
Last edited: 1st Mar 2019
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