Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Henry Knipe
Diagnosis certain


Routine follow-up.

Patient Data

Age: 7 years
Gender: Female

Calcifications project over both renal shadows, more easily seen on the right due to PEG tubing overlying the left renal shadow. 


Dense echogenic shadowing within both renal medulla. 

Case Discussion

This child had an underlying metabolic disorder, which is presumably the cause.

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