Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Follow up ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
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. 

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Case information

rID: 51606
Published: 13th Apr 2017
Last edited: 1st Sep 2020
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