Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Microscopic hematuria workup.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
CT

Clusters of heavy calcifications around the corticomedullary junction of both kidneys are observed.

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of renal medullary nephrocalcinosis which is the commonest form of nephrocalcinosis and refers to the deposition of calcium salts in the medulla of the kidney. 

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Case information

rID: 61589
Published: 9th Jul 2018
Last edited: 9th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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