Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Routine follow-up.

Patient Data

Age: 7 years
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

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

Modality: Ultrasound

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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Case Information

rID: 41575
Case created: 8th Dec 2015
Last edited: 21st Dec 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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