Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Follow up ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 3
Gender: Male

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. 

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

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

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.