Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Follow up ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 3
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Renal ultrasound

Multiple hyperechogenic foci scattered through the medullary of both kidneys. Renal parenchyma has normal appearances, no hydronephrosis. 

Case Discussion

Sonographic appearances are those of bilateral medullary nephrocalcinosis. The cause for this case was unknown at the time of the scan. 

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Case information

rID: 51606
Case created: 28th Feb 2017
Last edited: 30th May 2017
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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